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MCDB1A-christoffersen-set1 - 1 MCDB 1A Fall 2009...

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Unformatted text preview: 1 MCDB 1A Fall 2009 Introductory Biology I: Genetics Prof. Rolf E. Christoffersen Office: Bio II, rm 3125 Office Hours: After lecture, MW 11-12 or by appt. E-mail: christof@lifesci.ucsb.edu hone: 80593599 1 Phone: 805-893-3599 If you need help in genetics - please see me after class, send an email or call! Co In 2 What is Genetics? Study of Genes Transmission Genetics (inheritance of traits) Molecular Genetics (DNA > RNA > polypeptide) Population Genetics (genetic variation in groups of individuals) enomics: Study of whole genomes 2 Genomics: Study of whole genomes Functional Genomics : identify the functional role of every gene in the genome Systems Biology: Describe all the complex interactions occurring between the various gene products to produce a living organism. Co In 3 How to study genetics Read the textbook Attend lecture and take notes! "Some Genetics Problems" in text (pages 230-231) PDF answer on course web Online genetic quizzes 3 Each quiz is worth 1 extra credit point if you score 90% or more. Review last year's final exam do this soon! Get help from me, TA, or CLAS Genetics Glossary on course web Links to articles on special topics (FYI) Links to web sites with information about genetics (FYI) Co In 4 MCDB 1A Genetics Syllabus 4 Genetics: Mendel and Beyond Chpt. 10 Mendels Experiments and the Laws of Inheritance Alleles and Their Interactions Gene Interactions Genes and Chromosomes Sex Determination and Sex-Linked Inheritance Genetics of Viruses and Prokaryotes Chpt. 13 Virus life cycles (pg 283-289) Bacteriophagesand Influenza virus Regulation of Gene Expression in Prokaryotes (pg 296-300) -lacoperon; -trpoperon; CRP-cAMPcomplex Prokaryotic Genomes (pg 300-303) Eukaryotic Genome and Expression Chpt. 14 The Eukaryotic Genome The Structures of Protein-Coding Genes Gene Regulation of Eukaryotic Genes Barr Bodies Recombinant DNA and Biotechnology Chpt. 16 Cleaving and Rejoining DNA Cloning Genes Biotechnology: Applications of DNA Manipulation Molecular Biology and Medicine Chpt. 17 Protein as Phenotype (pg 374-386, 391-395) Mutations and Human Diseases Detecting Human Genetic Variations Treating Genetic Diseases Co In 5 Genetic Vocabulary allele crossing over dihybrid diploid dominant law of independent assortment law of segregation linked locus monohybrid pedigree phenotype cessive 5 gene genotype haploid heterozygote homologous chromosomes homozygote recessive segregation self-fertilization sex linkage testcross X chromosome Y chromosome zygote Co In 6 ~ 100,000-15,000 years Where did dogs come from? 6 Gray Wolf Domestic Dog Co In 7 Dog Genome Project 8 Comparing 85 purebred dog breeds showed that each was genetically distinct....
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