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BIO - Biology

BIO 256


(4.00 CR.)

Prerequisites: any two of the following courses: BIO 101, 102, 110, 120, 141, 142 or division approval. Explores the principles of genetics ranging from classical Mendelian inheritance to the most recent advances in the biochemical nature and function of the gene. Includes experimental design and statistical analysis. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.