Courses: Evol Genetics and Genomics (BIOLB327001)

Spring 2013

Class Number: 1063
This seminar course will discuss evolution primarily at the level of genes and genomes. Topics will include the roles of selection and drift in molecular evolution, evolution of gene expression, genomic approaches to the study of quantitative variation, evolutionary history of humans, and evolutionary perspectives on the study of human disease. Students will read papers from the primary literature, lead and participate in class discussions and debates, and write reviews of research articles. Quantitative proficiency required. Pre-requisites: Two quarters of BIOL 110-113 and BIOL 201, or BIOL 236, or permission of instructor.
Div: II;
Enrollment Limit: 16; Post Bacc Spaces: 2; Enrollment Criteria:
Sophmore; Junior; Senior; Post Bacc; Instructor Permission;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1063 Div: II;

Department

Biology (Web site)

Taught By

Shapiro,Joshua

Meeting Times

MW 11:30am-1:00pm