Jan 21, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 21800 - Genetics And Molecular Biology


The course will cover the principles of classical and molecular genetics. Mendelian inheritance, linkage, gene interaction and chromosomal aberrations, nucleic acids structure, gene function (replication, transcription, and translation), mutation and repair, regulation of gene expression, genetic engineering. The laboratory experiments include linkage mapping in Drosophila, allozyme variation in fish, DNA extraction, electrophoresis, restriction enzyme analysis, gene isolation by polymerase chain reaction (PCR). This course is open only to science majors. Instructor’s permission required for non-biology majors.

Preparation for Course
P: BIOL 11700 And BIOL 11900 With Grades Of C or higher, And CHM 11600; or Instructor Permission Required

Cr. 4.
Hours
Class 3, Lab. 3.