BIO 311 Molecular Biology
Content: Advanced study of the structure and function of genes. Detailed analysis of the regulation of gene expression in prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms, with emphasis on the molecular mechanisms underlying such biological problems as iron homeostasis, HIV infection, and sex determination. Discussions of original research papers focus on experimental design and data analysis.
Prerequisites: BIO 151. BIO 200. CHEM 120.
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Annually, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.
...follows: BIO 151 Investigations in Genetics and Evolutionary Biology BIO 311 Molecular Biology BIO 312...