BIO 109B: The Human Genome and Disease: Genetic Diversity and Personalized Medicine (BIOC 109B)
Continuation of 109A/209A. Genetic drift: the path of human predecessors out of Africa to Europe and then either through Asia to Australia or through northern Russia to Alaska down to the W. Coast of the Americas. Support for this idea through the histocompatibility genes and genetic sequences that predispose people to diseases. Guest lectures from academia and pharmaceutical companies. Prerequisite: Biology or Human Biology core. Students with a major, minor or coterm in Biology: 109A/209A or 109B/209B may count toward degree program but not both.
Terms: Spr | Units: 3 | UG Reqs: GER: DB-NatSci, WAY-SMA | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
BIO 109B |
3 units |
UG Reqs: GER: DB-NatSci, WAY-SMA |
Section 01 |
Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit |
| Students enrolled: 9
04/03/2017 - 06/07/2017 Tue, Thu 4:30 PM - 5:50 PM at Li Ka Shing Center, room 208 with Davis, R. (PI); Heller, R. (PI); Ghanta, D. (TA)
Instructors: Davis, R. (PI); Heller, R. (PI); Ghanta, D. (TA)
Notes: First class meets in LKSC 308.