MICROBIO 557 Advanced Topics in Biotechnology

This course covers a detailed analysis of the molecular mechanisms that control the maintenance, expression, and evolution of prokaryotic and eukaryotic genomes. The topics covered in lectures and readings of relevant literature include DNA replication, transcription, gene regulation, genetic recombination, and translation. Class format will include lectures, journal clubs, presentations and group discussions. 

Semester(s) offered: 
Fall
Level: 
Graduate
Credits: 
3