Biology | Molecular Biology
L211 | 0089 | Malacinski, G


Course format: Daily lectures:10:20A-11:35A, JH A100 and cooperative
learning groups.

Requirements:  P: Biol. L112.

Course description: Structure and function of DNA and RNA.  DNA
replication, mechanisms of mutation, repair, recombination, and
transposition.  Mechanisms and regulation of gene expression.  The
genetic code, transcription, and translation.  Introduces
bacteriophages, plasmids, and the technology of recombinant DNA.

Required text:  "L211 Survival Manual" and "Essentials of Molecular
Biology".

Weekly assignments: Two chapters of text; two worksheets for learning
group.

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