BIOL 4554

MOL BIO EUKARYOTES - DNA

(lab required) A techniques intensive course focusing on the understanding of molecular biology techniques, troubleshooting problems, writing reproducible laboratory experiments for publications, accurate recording of procedures in lab journals, and bioinformatics exercises from a DNA perspective. This course is designed for 4th year undergraduate and graduate students interested in understanding the theory and application of molecular methods specifically focusing on eukaryotic DNA. Students will learn essential and cutting-edge molecular biology techniques involved in gene structure, amplification, transformation, and sequencing among others. This course may not be held for credit with BIOL 4552. Prerequisite: BIOL 2520

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Mark Belmonte
    CRN: 12131
    Class Location: W380 Duff Roblin
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 4: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Tu.Th.
    Laboratory Location: W340 Duff Roblin
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, Tu.

Important Dates

October 3: Fee Payment Deadline Fall Term

October 4 – October 5: Fall Term break (No classes)

October 8: Thanksgiving Day (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Dr. Maud Ferrari — Friday, October 5 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, October 12 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, October 19 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Ari Friedlaender — Friday, October 26 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.