MCDB 429 - Laboratory in Cell and Molecular Biology
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB)
Department: LSA Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in BIOLCHEM 416 or 516.
Lab Fee:
150.00
Enforced Prerequisites:
BIOLOGY 173.
Advisory Prerequisites:
MCDB 427 or 428, or concurrent enrollment in MCDB 428.
Other Course Info:
This course can be used to satisfy requirements for the Cell and Molecular Biology Concentration and the Biology Concentration. W. Satisfies a Biology laboratory requirement.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This laboratory course encompasses a broad spectrum of common methods and theory essential to Cellular and Molecular Biology concentrations.

The projects include several kinds of microscopy, cellular organelle isolation, gel electrophoresis, Western blotting, column chromatography, and tissue culture, in addition to molecular biology methods such as plasmid construction, transfection, polymerase chain reaction, and Southern blotting.

This course can be used to satisfy requirements for the Cell and Molecular Biology Concentration and the Biology Concentration.

Course Requirements:

Grades are based on two exams, laboratory quizzes, and a term-long grant proposal project that may be completed individually or in a self-organized group.

Intended Audience:

No data submitted

Class Format:

The 90-minute lecture each week is used to introduce methodology and techniques that will be encountered in the lab. Two weekly lab sessions are arranged in a project-based format.

MCDB 429 - Laboratory in Cell and Molecular Biology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11058
Open
72
 
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M 1:00PM - 2:30PM
003 (LAB)
P
11060
Open
24
 
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Tu 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Th 8:00AM - 11:30AM
004 (LAB)
P
11061
Open
24
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Th 1:00PM - 4:30PM
007 (LAB)
P
19118
Open
24
 
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Tu 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Th 6:00PM - 9:30PM
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