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BIOL 234: Fundamentals of Genetics

Fundamentals of Genetics

BIOL 234: Fundamentals of Genetics


12 credits and Chemistry 121, and Biology 110 and 120 or Biology 110 and 130, and English 099

This course is an introduction to molecular and classical genetics. Topics include the structure and function of nucleic acids, linkage mapping and pedigree analysis, two gene interactions (codominance, epistasis etc.), gene regulation in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, gene mutations and large scale chromosome re-arrangements, genome and proteome analysis, and population genetics.