Course Description for Molecular Basis of Inheritance
Molecular Basis of Inheritance
Prerequisite: PCB 3063C
This course will detail the molecular basis of inheritance in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Topics will include the structure and organization of DNA, plus DNA replication, repair, and recombination. Transcription, translation, and processing of gene products will be covered. A major emphasis will be the regulation of these molecular processes.