If you’re interested in a possible career in science/medicine, this course is for you!

Summer 2021: Biochemistry Blast: Molecular Biology of Viral Disease

Make friends this summer and get a jump start on college! Explore the exciting field of biomedical science and receive a head start with college prep! In this new and exciting 2-week online program for high school students, you'll examine how viruses work and how the human body responds to infection.

What will you learn in this 2-week online program?

  • Identify the different types of viruses that can infect humans
  • Explain how viruses enter cells
  • Describe ways that the cells and body respond to viral infection
  • Estimate the mutation rates of viruses
  • Illustrate how viruses evolve over time

Future iterations of Biochemistry Blast covering new topics are in the works, so keep an eye out.