Course Descriptions

BIOL 59500 Epigenetics in Human Disease

Session Offered:

Fall Credit 3.0

Prerequisites:

Prerequisites: BIOL 23100 and 24100

Description:

Fundamentals of epigenetic regulation in mammalian systems with a strong focus on how epigenetics plays a part in human disease.  Particular attention  given to understanding the process of DNA methylation, histone modifications, microRNAs and other non-coding RNAs and their role in cancer, aging, and neurological disease.

Instructor(s):
ANDREA KASINSKI

E-mail:

Textbook(s):

Epigenetics, 2nd edition by Allis 

ISBN 9781936113590

Course Format:

CRN

Sec

Type

Cred

Days

Time

Location

13065

017

LEC

3

TTH

1:30p-2:45p

LILY G458



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