122.231 Genes and Gene Expression (15 credits)

Structure of DNA. Replication, DNA repair and transcription. Regulation of prokaryotic gene expression. Technologies used in the study of genes and gene expression: plasmids, sequencing, restriction enzymes, libraries, PCR, Southern, northern and western analysis, expression vectors and the production of recombinant proteins. A practical course that illustrates concepts presented in the lectures.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 123.101, 162.101. At least 45 credits from 100 level. At least 90 credits from 100 level for Bachelor of Science.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2018 Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2018 Semester one full semester Internal Auckland Campus

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