BIOL 3500

Genetics 2

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 3460, 001.346) The course complements Genetics I (BIOL 2500, BOTN 2460, 001.246, BIOL 2501, BOTN 2461) and deals with various aspects of linkage and crossing over, gene function, allelism, mutation and repair, the use of bacteria and viruses as genetic tools, basics of developmental genetics and extra-nuclear inheritance. Not to be held with BIOL 3501. Prerequisite: BIOL 2500 (BOTN 2460, 001.246) (C), or BIOL 2501 (BOTN 2461) or PLNT 2520 (039.252 or 039.209) (C). Prerequisite or concurrent requirement: One of CHEM 2370, CHEM 2371 (002.237), MBIO 2370, MBIO 2371 (060.237), CHEM 2780 (002.278), or MBIO 2780 (060.278); or consent of department.

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Dana Schroeder
    CRN: 51411
    Lecture Location: 527 Buller
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 7: 12:30 PM–1:20 PM, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructors: Dana Schroeder
    CRN: 51817
    Laboratory Location: 305 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, W.
  • B02
    Instructors: Dana Schroeder
    CRN: 51818
    Laboratory Location: 305 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Th.

Important Date

April 9 – April 23: Winter Term Exam Period (includes final exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Riikka Kinnunen - PhD Proposal: “The Ecology of Urban Wildlife: How do Species Respond to Rapid Environmental Change?” — Tuesday, May 1 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Chloe Schmidt, PhD Proposal: “Microevolution in rapidly changing environments” — Wednesday, May 2 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Kamaldeep Chhoker, MSc. Defense: “Effects of canopy cover and pH on polyketide synthase gene transcription in Cladonie stygia and the polyketides produced in natural conditions.” — Thursday, May 3 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Lisa Hoogenboom, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen movement across the intestine of elasmoranchs” — Tuesday, May 22 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.