Rhode Island College

Fall 2010

  • Molecular Genetics (BIOL 550) : This reading/discussion-intensive advanced genetics course is open to senior undergraduate biology majors (90+ credits) with a good background in genetics. The course is divided into three sections: the first covers classic papers in molecular biology, the second examines genetic regulatory mechanisms as well as mutagenesis and transposition, the third deals with genetic recombination in bacteria, bacteriophages, and eukaryotic cells. Grading is based on a take-home midterm, a final paper, and class participation. 3 credit hours. Mon/Wed 5:30-6:50 pm. Offered by Dr. Lloyd Matsumoto (lmatsumoto@ric.edu).

University of Rhode Island

Summer 2010