SC/BIOL 3140 4.00 Advanced Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics Laboratory
(Crosslisted to: SC/BCHM 3140 4.00)
Research techniques used in biochemistry and molecular biology, including recombinant DNA technology, are illustrated. Purification of a restriction endonuclease; isolation and mapping of bacterial plasmids, bacteriophage and recombinant molecules; polymerase chain reaction (PCR ); nucleic acid hybridization. Enrolment restricted. One lecture hour, six laboratory hours two days per week, plus additional laboratory hours throughout the week. One term. Four credits. Prerequisite or corequisite: SC/BIOL 3110 3.00 or SC/BCHM 3110 3.00. SC/BIOL 3130 3.00 or SC/BCHM 3130 3.00 strongly recommended as a prerequisite or corequisite.