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BIOL 41500 Introduction to Molecular Biology

Session Offered:

Fall Credit 3.0

Prerequisites:

BIOL 23100 or 27000 and BIOL 24100 or 28000 and BIOL 23200 or 27100 or BIOL 23000 and BME 20100

Description:

An introduction to modern molecular biology techniques and how they are utilized to address current topics in eukaryotic gene expression. Emphasis will be placed on experimental procedures and model systems, such as site-directed mutagenesis of isolated genes and their subsequent introduction into mammalian cells. Topics will include the molecular control mechanisms associated with RNA transcription and processing, protein-DNA interactions, gene regulation in development and growth control.

 

Instructor(s):
JOHN TESMER
STANTON GELVIN

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Textbook(s):

Title: Lewin's Essential GENES (Biological Science)
Author: Jocelyn E. Krebs
ISBN: 9781449644796
Edition: 3rd

Notes:

Evening Exams Required. 




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