GEN 772 (01) - Evolutionary Genetics of Plants

Evolutionary Genetic of Plants

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Genetics
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 14524
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. Lab.
Prerequisite(s): GEN 604
Equivalent(s): PBIO 772
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Chris Hernandez

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm MURK 104