Courses: Senior Research Tutorial in Cell Motility and the Cytoskeleton (BIOLH407I01)

Spring 2009

Studies on the structure and function of microtubules and other cytoskeletal components. Techniques employed include the generation of mutants and their characterization by genetic analysis; the manipulation of DNA, RNA and protein, including studies of transformation and expression; and the production of antibodies and their use in immunofluorescence and immunoelectron microscopy. Laboratory work is supplemented by readings from the current literature.

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor.

Fulfills: NA II


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Taught By

Karl Johnson (Profile)