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BIO 230 - Molecular Genetics | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
BIO 230 - Molecular Genetics

A study of the transmission of genetic information with emphasis on the structure and function of nucleic acids. The genetics of prokaryotes, eukaryotes and viruses will be covered. The molecular basis of replication, repair, recombination, and gene expression will also be examined. Lab experiments introduce a variety of molecular biology techniques such as replica plating, bacterial conjugation and transformation, the isolation and restriction enzyme cleavage of plasmid DNA, and restriction mapping. Spring semester only. Three class hours, three laboratory hours.

4 Credits

Prerequisites: BIO 156 with a grade of C- or better and CHE 151 with a grade of C- or better, or permission of instructor.

Course Offered Spring only

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Fall Semester 2014
Intersession 2015
Spring Semester 2015

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