Subject: Biology
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours and 4 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Biology


A study of the molecular biology of plants: nuclear and plastid genomes, coordination of expression between nuclear and plastid genomes, transposable elements, biotic and abiotic stress, hormonal effects on gene expression, plant transformation, and biotechnology applications of plant molecular biology.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 121, one of BIOL 316 or BIOC 300, and one of BIOL 325, BIOL 331 or BIOL 345. BIOL 301 is strongly recommended.

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