Biology: Molecular, Cell, and DevelopmentalBIOL101L Molecular Biology Laboratory

Laboratory course providing hands-on experience with, and covering conceptual background in, fundamental techniques in molecular biology and biochemistry, including DNA cloning, PCR, restriction digest, gel electrophoresis, protein isolation, protein quantification, protein immunoblot (Western) analysis, and use of online bioinformatics tools. Students are billed a materials fee.


Prerequisite(s): Previous or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 20L or BIOL 102J, and BIOL 101 or BIOC 100A is required. Students cannot receive credit for this course and BIOL 102L. Enrollment is restricted to biochemistry and molecular biology, biology B.S., molecular, cell, and developmental biology, and neuroscience majors.



Quarter offered

Winter, Spring, Summer