The structure and function of nucleic acids, mechanisms of DNA replication, transcription, protein synthesis, recombinant DNA techniques and their applications. Gene and genome structure and its relation to gene regulation in development and response to environmental and internal challenges. Lecture and discussion. Prerequisites: BIOL 113, 115 or equivalent, CHEM 107 and 108 (or 111), Prerequisite or corequisite: CHEM 231. Fall and Spring. 4 credits. NOTE: Students who have taken BIOL (BCHM) 301 will NOT receive credit for BIOL(BCHM) 401.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017