Microbial Genetics

Course Code BI-302
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week 2
Course Availability: Open
Description: Through classroom and laboratory instruction the student will study the biotechnology involved in the microbiological production of commercial substances such as transgenic organisms. The student will integrate the theories and techniques acquired in previous courses with standard molecular biology techniques and apply these to the control of the production of alcohol and enzymes. Students will work in groups to assay biological products using standard laboratory equipment and procedures.