Department of Molecular Biology, Microbiology & Biochemistry Graduate | Neuroscience Research Center | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Neuroscience Research Center

banner 4

Department of Molecular Biology, Microbiology & Biochemistry Graduate

MBMB 531-3 Molecular and Cellular Biology. Lecture course in molecular and cellular biological techniques used in the study of organisms; structures and processes involved in genome organization; packaging and replication of DNA; transcription and RNA processing; recombination and transposition of DNA; gene regulation with emphasis on developmental processes; signal transduction; structure and function of cellular components; cell-cell interaction; etc. Prerequisite: Biochemistry 451b or consent of instructor; Microbiology 460 recommended.

MBMB 562-3 Molecular Genetics. A lecture and discussion course emphasizing current research and new techniques in replication, transcription, translation, genome organization, gene flow from a general systems viewpoint and regulation. Prerequisite: 460 or consent of instructor.