BIOS S-14 Principles of Genetics
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This course focuses on transmission and molecular genetics. Topics include chromosome structure and replication, genetic linkage and mapping, regulation of gene expression in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, epigenetics, genetic mutation, genetics of cancer, and the principles of genetic engineering. The course makes use of bioinformatics to explore gene function, and pertinent applications of bioinformatics and genetics to modern biological problems are discussed.
Tuesdays, Thursdays, noon-3 pm
Science Center Hall E
Optional sections Tuesdays, Thursdays, 3-4 pm.
Start dateTuesday, June 26
Steven Theroux, PhD.
Professor of Biology, Assumption College