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HST 525
Tumor Microenvironment and Transport Phenomena: A Systems Biology Approach

Harvard Course Equivalent: 
HBTM 201
Studies the critical role tumor microenvironment plays in the growth, invasion, metastasis and treatment of solid tumors. Applies principles of transport phenomena to develop a systems-level, quantitative understanding of angiogenesis, blood flow, extracellular matrix, stromal cells, local and transiting immune cells, transport and binding of small and large molecules, movement of cancer and immune cells, metastatic process, and response to conventional and emerging therapies, including immunotherapy..

Alternate Year Course

Instructor: R. Jain