SEM: TOPICS IN MOLECULAR BIO

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
350
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course. An array of technological advances in areas such as DNA sequencing, genetic screening and preimplantation genetic diagnosis are revolutionizing the field of human genetics. Topics covered include the transmission of traits between generations, the molecular basis of common human traits and rare inherited diseases, the relationship between repetitive elements in the human genome and changes in chromosome structure as well as other areas of interest to participants. If it is human, if it is genetic and if there is a sufficient body of primary literature on the topic, here is your chance to delve deeply into an area of human genetics that piques your curiosity. Prerequisite BIO 152
Comments: 
Topic: Human Genetics. Instructor permission. Not open to first-years, sophomores
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
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Schedule #: 
20945-F15

Course Sections

SEM: TOPICS IN MOLECULAR BIO
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 3.0 Robert Merritt rmerritt@smith.edu W 07:30-09:30 MCCONN 102