BOT 230 Biotechnology Laboratory I (DNA Techniques)

4 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/21/16

Biotechnology field, laboratory techniques, applications, and bioethical considerations. Metric system, solutions, spectrophotometry, bacteria culturing, gel electrophoresis, plasmid transformation and purification, polymerase chain reaction, Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) structure, recombinant techniques, quantitation, sequencing, and microarray.

Prerequisite: BIS 222◊, BOT 200, CHM 110◊ or CHM 140◊, MAT 110◊ or MAT 111

Lecture: 2 hours
Laboratory: 4 hours
(course fee required)