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BIO 242. Cellular and Molecular Biology/Lab.
A view of life at the cellular and molecular levels. Topics include cellular energetics, membrane phenomena, genetics, and molecular biology. Laboratory studies include enzymology, bacterial transformation, the light reactions of photosynthesis, Mendelian genetics, bioinformatics, and DNA analysis using gel electrophoresis and polymerase chain reaction. Quantitative analysis of data and peer-reviewed scientific writing are emphasized. This course is required for the biology, biological chemistry, and neuroscience majors. Prerequisite(s): BIO 190 and CHEM 108A or CH/ES 108B. Enrollment limited to 60. [S] [L] [Q] [W2] Purposeful Work. Normally offered every year. Staff.

This course is referenced by the following General Education Concentrations (GECs):

  • Learning and Teaching (C084)

This course is also required for Neuroscience and Biological Chemistry Interdisciplinary Program majors.

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