BIO 142: Genome Biology
Introduction to the concepts behind genome biology and a detailed overview of the many tools used in comparative genomics. Specific topics include genome assembly, gene modeling and comparative genomics, transcriptomics, and proteomics of prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms. Students carry out real scientific projects in collaboration with course faculty and produce new genomic data of publishable quality. Includes mandatory weekly three hour lab.
Prerequisite: BIO 110 . Normal Letter Grade only. Discussion, Laboratory included.
Fall 2019 course scheduling information
Spring 2020 course scheduling information
[Add to My Catalog]