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BIOL 415 - Advanced Human Genetics

Course Description: 

Emphasis on formal genetics and molecular approaches to human genetics. Topics include analysis of Mendelian inheritance, chromosome mapping of disease genes, mutational analysis, and epigenetic s. Coverage of genomics, methods of gene manipulation, genetic databases, and regulation of gene expression. The origin and consequences of genetic variation in populations and the role of natural selection in evolution will also be discussed.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

[(BIOL 214 with min. grade of D)]

Corequisite: 

None