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5427. Laboratory Techniques in Functional Genomics

1.00 credits | May be repeated for a total of 7 credits.

Prerequisites: None.

Grading Basis: Graded

Molecular biological techniques utilized in gene discovery and in the functional characterization of genes in animal development. Taught as a series of short modules, each focusing on a different set of techniques. With a change of content, this course may be repeated for credit.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Fall 2020 6948 Storrs In Person Marden, Jeremiah 001 Reg Fr 4:30pm‑7:30pm
Sa 9:00am‑5:00pm
Su 9:00am‑5:00pm
5/6 No Room Required - Dept Space
No Room Required - Dept Space
No Room Required - Dept Space
1.00 Graded Course takes place as follows: F 9/18/20, 4:30 - 7:30 PM; Sa 9/19/20, 9 AM - 5 PM; Su 9/20/20, 9 AM - 5 PM. Contact elaine.mirkin@uconn.edu for permission number. MCB Professional Science Master's (PSM) students and MCB Professional Master's (PM) students have priority enrollment. This module is designed for the molecular biology beginner and focuses on introductory techniques and theory.
Fall 2020 18632 Storrs Distance Learning Marden, Jeremiah 002 Reg Fr 4:30pm‑7:30pm
SaSu 9:00am‑5:00pm
6/6 No Room Required - Online
No Room Required - Online
1.00 Graded Course takes place as follows: F 9/18/20, 4:30 - 7:30 PM; Sa 9/19/20, 9 AM - 5 PM; Su 9/20/20, 9 AM - 5 PM. Contact elaine.mirkin@uconn.edu for permission number. MCB Professional Science Master's (PSM) students and MCB Professional Master's (PM) students have priority enrollment. This module is designed for the molecular biology beginner and focuses on introductory techniques and theory.
Spring 2021 7120 Storrs In Person Marden, Jeremiah 001 Reg Fr 4:30pm‑7:30pm
SaSu 9:00am‑5:00pm
0/5 BCH 204
BCH 204
1.00 Graded Course takes place as follows: F 2/5/21, 4:30 - 7:30 PM; Sa 2/6/21, 9 AM - 5 PM; Su 2/7/21, 9 AM - 5 PM
Contact elaine.mirkin@uconn.edu for permission number. MCB Professional Science Master's (PSM) students and MCB Professional Master's (PM) students have priority enrollment. This module is designed for the molecular biology beginner and focuses on introductory techniques and theory.
Spring 2021 7121 Storrs In Person Marden, Jeremiah 002 Reg Fr 4:30pm‑7:30pm
SaSu 9:00am‑5:00pm
0/5 BCH 204
BCH 204
1.00 Graded Class meets as follows: F 2/19/21, 4:30 - 7:30 PM; Sa 2/20/21, 9 AM - 5 PM; Su 2/21/21, 9 AM - 5 PM
Contact elaine.mirkin@uconn.edu for permission number. MCB Professional Science Master's (PSM) students and MCB Professional Master's (PM) students have priority enrollment. This module will cover quantitative PCR techniques. Prerequisite requirement: MCB 5427 Introduction to Molecular Biology Techniques or consent of instructor.
Spring 2021 8090 Storrs In Person Marden, Jeremiah 003 Reg Fr 4:30pm‑7:30pm
SaSu 9:00am‑5:00pm
0/5 BCH 204
BCH 204
1.00 Graded Course meets as follows: F 3/26/21, 4:30 - 7:30 PM ; Sa 3/27/21, 9 AM - 5 PM; Su 3/28/21, 9 AM - 5 PM
Contact elaine.mirkin@uconn.edu for permission number. MCB Professional Science Master's (PSM) students and MCB Professional Master's (PM) students have priority enrollment. This module will cover sequencing techniques for use in molecular biology. Prerequisite requirement: MCB 5427 Introduction to Molecular Biology Techniques or consent of instructor.