University of California San Diego

Algae Biotechnology

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Dr. Stephen Mayfield
Ira "Ike" Levine

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Intermediate level
Some related experience required
6 hours to complete
3 weeks at 2 hours a week
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There are 6 modules in this course

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4.7 (215 ratings)
Dr. Stephen Mayfield
University of California San Diego
3 Courses103,658 learners
Ira "Ike" Levine
University of California San Diego
3 Courses39,565 learners

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