Lecture Topics REVISED 10/13

III. Professor Montgomery Slatkin

Cloning, libraries and sequencing REVISED AGAIN (II) 11/10
Human genome and Polymorphic markers REVISED AGAIN (IV) 11/12
Population genetic variation
       CA DNA Partial Match Policy
Genetic drift REVISED 12/02
Multigene families REVISED 12/02
Neutral evolution REVISED 12/09
Evolutionary rates
Primate and Human evolution

II. Professor Abby Dernburg

Introduction; The Physical Nature of Genetic Information
       Introduction lecture formatted for printing
       Week 1 Reading and Problems
Mendel's Laws
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Sex determination, dosage compensation, aneuploidy
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Where mutations come from (Ch. 7)
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       Chapter 7 Reading and Problems
Linking genes to proteins, complementation tests (Ch. 7)
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       Problem 26
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Gene expression; how mutations affect gene function (Ch. 8)
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       Chapter 8 Reading and Problems
Intro. to C. elegans, hermaphrodite genetics, and screens
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       C. elegans Readings and Problems
       C. elegans Portrait
        Answer Key REVISED 10/18
Apoptosis in C. elegans, gene mapping, and pathway analysis
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       Lecture 9 Problem
       Lecture 9 Answer Key
Genetic suppressors and enhancers I: informational suppressors
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Suppressors and enhancers II: genetic pathways
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       Suppressor Readings and Problems
       Suppressor Problems Answer Key
Discovery, mechanism, and application of RNAi
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The cell cycle in yeast; temperature-sensitive mutations
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       Chapter 19 Reading and Problems
Cancer genetics
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       Putting Genes Into Pathways

I. Professor Sharon Amacher

(Tentative) Prof. Amacher Readings and Problems

Extensions to Mendel, Chi-Square Test Revised 9/5
Chromosomes and Inheritance
Pedigree Analysis
       Pedigree Diagrams
Linkage and Genetic Maps I
Linkage and Genetic Maps II
Tetrad Analysis I
Tetrad Analysis II, Gene Conversion
Chromosomal Rearrangements I
Chromosomal Rearrangements II
Changes in Chromosomal Number
Review of Amacher Lectures

Second Part of Class:
Organelle Genetics
Epigenetics: Imprinting
Developmental Genetics: Zebrafish as a model system REVISED 11/02
       Supplemental Reading 1
       Supplemental Reading 2
       Figure 1 (clearer)
       Lecture 14 Problems
       Solutions: Don't check answers until after you try the problems!
Reverse genetics in the mouse






MCB142/IB C163

MWF 9:00-10:00 2050 VLSB

Discussion Times:
103 Tuesday 8-9: 2030 VLSB
111 Tuesday 9-10: 2038 VLSB
104 Tuesday 1-2: 2030 VLSB
115 Tuesday 1-2: 2038 VLSB
105 Wednesday 11-12: 2032 VLSB
116 Wednesday 11-12: 2038 VLSB
106 Wednesday 1-2: 2032 VLSB
114 Wednesday 2-3: 2032 VLSB
110 Wednesday 3-4: 2038 VLSB
118 Wednesday 3-4: 2062 VLSB
107 Thursday 9-10: 2062 VLSB
108 Thursday 2-3: 2030 VLSB
109 Thursday 4-5: 2062 VLSB
112 Friday 3-4: 2030 VLSB