Molecular biology laboratory techniques: sterile technique and manipulation of microorganism, preparation of DNA libraries, sub-cloning DNA into vectors, detection of specific DNA and RNA sequences with nucleic acid and immunochemical probes, and sequencing of DNA. Lecture and laboratory. Prerequisite or corequisite: BIOL (BCHM) 301.
Principles and advancement in behavioral genetics. Disscussion seminar with individual presentations and written grant proposal
2016 CSHL Neurobiology of Drosophila: Genes, Circuits & Behavior course
Topics in Behavioral Genetics - 12145 - BIOL 480C
The three week course is designed to introduce students to a wide variety of topics and techniques, including the latest approaches for studying nervous system development, activity and connectivity, as well as complex behaviors and disease models.