BIOL 3500

Genetics 2

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 3460, 001.346) The course complements Genetics I (BIOL 2500, BOTN 2460, 001.246, BIOL 2501, BOTN 2461) and deals with various aspects of linkage and crossing over, gene function, allelism, mutation and repair, the use of bacteria and viruses as genetic tools, basics of developmental genetics and extra-nuclear inheritance. Not to be held with BIOL 3501. Prerequisite: BIOL 2500 (BOTN 2460, 001.246) (C), or BIOL 2501 (BOTN 2461) or PLNT 2520 (039.252 or 039.209) (C). Prerequisite or concurrent requirement: One of CHEM 2370, CHEM 2371 (002.237), MBIO 2370, MBIO 2371 (060.237), CHEM 2780 (002.278), or MBIO 2780 (060.278); or consent of department.

Winter 2019 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 51411
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 7: 12:30 PM–1:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    CRN: 51817
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, W.
  • B02
    CRN: 51818
    Laboratory Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Th.

Important Date

June 4 – June 8: Convocation Ceremony (Fort Garry Campus)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: William Bugg, PhD. Proposal: “Effects of early rearing conditions on the transcriptome of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)” — Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, May 24 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Haoran Chen, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen fixing plant evolution: the major factors affecting biological nitrogen fixation” — Friday, May 25 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Ashley Tripp, MSc. Defense: “Temperature and pCO2: single and combined effects of climate change parameters on acid-base regulation in Louisiana red swamp crayfish” — Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.