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BI5185 - Molecular Biology

Credits: 3

This course gives students and in-depth analysis of molecular concepts in biology. A seminar-style approach will be used to examine chromosome and protein structure/function, epigenetics, mechanisms, and regulation of DNA replication, repair, transcription, translation, cell signaling patterns, and the cell cycle. The laboratory component is project-based, and particularly addresses methods in DNA manipulation, quantitative PCR, and mammalian cell culture. Graduate students will pursue activity equivalent to graduate level study. Additional course fee required. Falls.