Biology | Molecular Biology
L211 | 0540 | Malacinski, G


Course format: Lecture: 8:00A-8:50A, MWF, JH 124. In addition to
lecture, students are required to attend a one hour per week learning
group (times to be arranged).

Requirements:  P: Biol L112.

Course description: Structure and function of macromolecules (DNA,
RNA, and protein), including chemical and physical properties, and
roles they play in cellular metabolism. The synthesis of those
macromolecules (DNA replication, transcription and translation)
reviewed in detail.  Genetic engineering and regulation of gene
expression discussed.

Required text:  "Essentials of Molecular Biology", by G.M. Malacinski,
fourth edition. "Student Manual for Essentials of Molecular Biology",
by G.M. Malacinski, L211 Molecular Biology Survival Manual (Spring
2003 edition).

Weekly assignments: Weekly worksheets (problems).

Exams/papers: Three one-hour exams plus final.