7.013 Introductory Biology

Course Description

7.013 focuses on the application of the fundamental principles toward an understanding of human biology. Topics include genetics, cell biology, molecular biology, disease (infectious agents, inherited diseases and cancer), developmental biology, neurobiology and evolution.

7.013 Introductory Biology
Frontal view of a tailbud stage of Xenopus as the mouth is forming. (Image courtesy of Dr. Amanda Dickinson from the MIT OCW website ocw.mit.edu.)
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Video Lectures & Study Materials

# Lecture Play Lecture
19 Steps in Development (46:50) Play Video
23 Stem Cells (47:33) Play Video
28 Cancer (48:09) Play Video
29 Cancer II (49:31) Play Video


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