Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBB)
|Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BS MBB)||10||Introduction to Molecular Biology. An introduction to the fundamentals of molecular biology and biotechnology. 2 u.|
|100||Introduction to Scientific Writing in MBB. Principles and methods in scientific writing.|
Prereq: Sophomore standing. 3u
|110||Fundamentals of Molecular Mocrobiology. Molecular diversity, physiology and genetics of microorganisms.|
Prereq: MBB 10, Bio 12. 8hrs. (2 lec, 6 lab). 4u
Molecular Physiology of Animal Cells. Internal organization, physiology, and behavior of animal cells in vitro.
|127 127.1||Molecular Physiology of Plant Cells. Internal organizations,physiology, and behavior of plant cells in vitro.|
|130||Molecular Biophysics. Characterization of biomolecules and their interactions through structural analysis and computational techniques.|
Prereq: Math 55, Chem 40, Chem 40.1, Physics 72. 6h (3 lec, 3 lab) 4 u.
|140||Molecular Genetics. Principles and mechanisms of heredity at the molecular level based on studies of prokaryotic, eukaryotic and viral systems.|
Prereq: MBB 10, Bio 12, Chem 40, Chem 40.1, 3 u.
|141||Principles in Gene Manipulation. Principles of recombinant DNA technology and its applications.|
Prereq: MBB 140, 9 h. (3 lec, 6 lab) 5 u.
|142||Genes and Development. Molecular and genetic mechanisms underlying multicellularity during embryogenesis and formation of the body plan in model organisms.|
Prereq: MBB 125, MBB 130, MBB 141, 9 h. (3 lec, 6 lab) 5 u.
|150||Cellular and Molecular Immunology. Cellular and molecular aspect of the immune response.|
Prereq: Chem 40, Chem 40.1, MBB 125. 3 u.
|180||Industrial Biotechnology. Principles and applications of traditional methods and novel molecular biology techniques in making useful industrial products.|
Prereq: MBB 110, MBB 121, MBB 141. 9 h. (3 lec, 6 lab) 5 u.
|190||Introduction to Bioinformatics and Systems Biology. Basic concepts of systems biology and the application of computational analysis in molecular biology.|
Prereq: MBB 130, MBB 140. 3 u.
|194||Ethics in Scientific Research. Discussion of case studies and topics pertaining to social issues and the proper conduct of scientific research relevant to molecular biology.|
Prereq: Junior standing. 1 u
|195||Biotechnology Enterprise. Fundamentals of biotechnology commercialization and entrepreneurship.|
Prereq: Senior standing. 3 u.
Prereq: Senior Standing. 1 u.
|197||Special Topics in MBB. Current trends and concepts in molecular biology and biotechnology.|
Prereq: Senior Standing. 3 u.
Prereq: Senior Standing. 2 u. per sem for a total of 4 u