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Recombinant DNA Technology

Course Code BI-312
Lecture hours per week 2
Lab hours per week 2
Course Availability: Open
Description: In classroom sessions students will study the theoretical and applied aspects of basic biotechnology techniques for the study of DNA and proteins. In the laboratory students will apply theory and practical skills from this and previous courses to perform standard molecular biology techniques for the isolation, manipulation and analysis of DNA as well as the expression and purification of protein. Students will be assisted in career development through instruction and practice in resume-writing and interview skills, and will be exposed to different biotechnology job possibilities via a number of special interest seminars and/or company tours.