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Biology (BIOL)

Faculty of Science
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

BIOL 4202 [0.5 credit]

Mutagenesis and DNA Repair

A molecular study of mutagenesis and DNA repair. Topics include DNA structure perturbations, spontaneous and induced mutagenesis, the genetics and biochemistry of DNA repair and recombination, and the role of mutagens in the development of genetic disease and cancer. Also listed as BIOC 4202.
Prerequisites: BIOL 2200 (or BIOC 3101 and BIOC 3102, may be taken concurrently with BIOL 4202) or BIOL 3104, or permission of the Department.
Lectures two hours a week and workshop two hours a week.

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