GEN 872 (01) - Evolutionary Genetics of Plants

Evolutionary Genetic of Plants

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Genetics
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2018 - Full Term (08/27/2018 - 12/10/2018)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 15532
Mechanisms of genetic change in plant evolution, both in nature and under human influence. Topics include neo-Darwinian theory; speciation and hybridization; origins and co-evolution of nuclear and organelle genomes; gene and genome evolution; transposable elements; chromosome rearrangements; polyploidy; genetic modification. Lab introduces methods in information gathering, bioinformatics, genome analysis, plant breeding, and genetic manipulation. Prereq: introductory genetics. Lab. Special fee.
Equivalent(s): PBIO 872
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/27/2018 12/10/2018 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm SLS 220
8/27/2018 12/10/2018 F 1:10pm - 3:00pm SLS 220