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Mechanisms of DNA Damage and Repair
MB&B 305
Spring 2008
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: MB&B 505

Students taking this course will learn about the sources and consequences of DNA damage and about the biochemical processes dedicated to DNA repair in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, including humans. Presentation and discussion of current research on DNA damage, repair, and mutagenesis with emphasis on protein structure-function and enzyme kinetics, as well as diseases associated with defective DNA repair, will be an important part of the course.

Essential Capabilities: Quantitative Reasoning
The course will require students to learn methods for analyzing thermodynamic and kinetic data, and interpreting the data to assess or develop model mechanisms of protein action.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM MB&B
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MB&B)(MOBI-MN)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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