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Mammalian Molecular Biology

  • PHA 6852 Mammalian Molecular Biology

    Credits: 3


    This course will focus on the principles of modern molecular biology and biochemistry and expand on the concepts you may have already encountered in other classes in this program. The content will also include the application of experimental techniques and procedures routinely used in this field.


    Please review our recommended course order.


    Module Topic
    Module 1 DNA Structure and DNA-Protein Interactions
    Module 2 Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic DNA Replication and Enzymes
    Module 3 DNA Repair Mechanisms
    Module 4 Special Recombination-Transposition, Site Directed Mutagenesis
    Module 5 Eukaryotic and Prokaryotic Transcription
    Module 6 RNA Processing
    Module 7 Protein Synthesis and Translation
    Module 8 Gene Control: Regulation, Epigenetics, Methylation, Histone and Other Modifications
    Module 9 Enzymes of DNA Metabolism in the Laboratory
    Module 10 Clones and Cloning
    Module 11 Molecular Biology Techniques
    Module 12 Cancer: Growth Factors; RNA Tumor Viruses; Oncogenes; Tumor Suppressors; Chromosomal Abnormalities

    Required Materials

    Molecular Biology of the Cell
    Author: Bruce Alberts, et al.
    Publisher: Garland Science; 6th edition (2014)
    ISBN: 9780815344322

    There is also a loose-leaf edition of this text that is also acceptable to use: ISBN number: 9780815345244

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