Enrollment limited to 12. Lab fee: $150.
Prerequisites: one year of biology (C2005-C2006) and Contemporary Biology Laboratory (C2501).
This lab will explore various molecular biology techniques frequently utilized in modern molecular biology laboratories. The lab will consist of three modules: 1) Molecular verification of genetically modified organisms (GMOs); 2) Site-directed mutagenesis; and 3) PCR isolation, cloning, and analysis of the GAPDH gene.