Genotype to Phenotype: Epigenetics and Other Forms of Gene Regulation
Credits: 4.00 CREDITS (Non-Clinical Elective)
Directors: Wu, Chao-ting
Prerequisites: Introductory course in genetics and biology, or permission of the instructor.
Open to Exclerks: No (HMS only)
Explores lesser known forms of gene regulation, including dosage compensation, imprinting, transvection, RIP, paramutation, methylation, and nuclear compartmentalization, taking examples from prokaryotes, ciliates, fungi, plants, insects, and mammals. Given in alternate years.
Cross listed with GSAS as Genetics 218.