Biology: Molecular, Cell, and DevelopmentalBIOL121L Environmental Phage Biology Laboratory

Introduction to hypothesis-driven laboratory research. Students isolate a unique bacteriophage and characterize its structure and genome. An understanding of molecular biology and basic genetics is required. Students are billed a materials fee. Prerequisite(s): BIOL 100 or BIOC 100A; and BIOL 101L or 102L; satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and Composition requirements. Enrollment is restricted to biological sciences and affiliated majors with sophomore standing or higher. Enrollment is by application and permission of instructor.