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BIOL 2040 Investigations in Molecular Cell Biology Lab (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

A 3-credit laboratory course designed to introduce students to the core techniques and experimental strategies of modern molecular cell biology within the context of an original research investigation. Students will learn to construct testable hypotheses, design experiments, and critically analyze experimental results. During the course of their investigations, students will gain proficiency in microbial cell culture, molecular cloning, genetic analysis, and molecular characterization. Students will also gain proficiency in scientific communication and the use of biological databases.

Instructor(s): Clare O'Connor
Douglas Warner

Prerequisites: BIOL2000 AND CHEM1111.

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Comments: Lab fee required.

Last Updated: 06-Aug-18