03-730: Advanced Genetics-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

03-730: Advanced Genetics

This course considers selected current topics in genetics at an advanced level. Emphasis is on classroom discussion of research papers. Topics change yearly. Recent topics have included nucleocytoplasmic trafficking of RNA in yeast, genome imprinting in mammals, genetics of learning and memory in Drosophila, and viral genomics.

Spring: 12 units
Prerequisites: 03-330 and (03-442 or 03-742).