This course focuses on the power and importance of genetic information. Classic Mendelian, genetics, and DNA replication are covered. Genomics, the study of an organism’s complete genetic make-up is focal. The course explores all steps of the next-generation sequencing protocol with hands-on experience in the sequencing center. Class, three hours; lab, two hours per week. (Lecture: 3 cr.; Lab 1 cr.)
Prerequisites & Notes BIO 102 and BIO 103, or permission of instructor.