BEHN 619 Molecular Strategies in Behavioral Research

2 credits

Spring term, alternate years beginning 2012/13

A. Ryabinin

Introduction to molecular biology in the context of current, high quality behavioral research. Some lecture, but primarily seminar format. Molecular techniques covered include, but are not limited to, cloning, mutagenesis, RNA quantitation, promoter analyses, transgenic and antisense strategies, PCR, in situ hybridization, immunohistochemistry, and microarray analysis.