Molecular Biology

MBIO 801-Molecular Biology (1Cr.)

DNA and RNA structure and functions, chromatin and nucleotide structure, DNA replication, DNA repair, mutations, DNA recombination and precise rearrangement. (e.g. immunoglobulin genes), RNA synthesis and processing, degradation of cellular RNA, reverse transcriptase and their inhibitors, protein synthesis and genetic code, posttranslational modifications and protein maturations.