Tompkins Cortland Community College

BIOL206 - Molecular Genetic Techniques

This laboratory module provides hands-on experience with modern molecular techniques employed in today's society. The project requires recloning a gene from a prokaryotic expression vector into an eukaryotic vector and demonstrating exression in vitro. The course is designed for the Biotechnology program, but is also applicable to biological, natural, forensic, and agricultural science majors who want to augment their skill set and/or retrain for job advancement in their field. Prerequisites: Previous laboratory course; BIOL 101 or BIOL 104 or work-related experience; MATH 095 or MATH 098 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101. 1 Cr. (3 Lab.) Fall semester.