Principles of Pharmacogenomics
Fee may apply
This introduction to pharmacology and genomics provides experimental and analytical methods for high-throughput measurements. A review of key gene classes, drugs for which genetics is critical and resources for pharmacogenomics will be discussed and analyzed. Explore issues in the clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics testing and read key papers by leaders in the field. There will be problem sets and a final project selected with approval of the instructor.
Please note: this is an online-only course, lectures will not take place on campus.
- Russ Altman
Two of BIO41, 42, 43, 44X, 44Y or consent of instructor
- Key gene classes such as cytochromes and transporters
- Pharmacogenomics resources: PharmGKB, Drugbank and NCBI
- Key drugs: Warfarin, Clopidogrel, Statins and cancer drugs
- Experimental methods: Sequencing, expression and genotyping
Note on Course Availability
The course schedule is displayed for planning purposes – courses can be modified, changed, or cancelled. Course availability will be considered finalized on the first day of open enrollment. For quarterly enrollment dates, please refer to our graduate certificate homepage.
|Dates:||January 7 - March 15, 2019|
Provides Stanford University credit that may later be applied towards a graduate degree or certificate. Includes access to online course materials and videos for the duration of the academic quarter. Starting Autumn 2016 there is a $100 fee per course for courses dropped before the drop deadline. Click here for more information about our Registration Policies.
NotesEnrollment Dates: October 28 to December 10, 2018
This course may not currently be available to residents of certain states.