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MCRM 2120 Microbial Genetics (Fall and Spring)

(Previously offered as 351.3)

Dr. Cabello

Credits: 3

Course Description:

Using E. coli and its bacteriophages as a model system and emphasizing genetic methodology, this course covers the study of recombination, genetic mapping, gene transfer, mutation, regulation of gene transfer, regulation of gene expression of essential genes, transpositions, gene fusions and genetic engineering.

Prerequisites: A course in biochemistry

Lectures: 3 hrs/wk. Letter-graded.