This course will address modern techniques in prokaryotic identification and phylogenetic analysis. Molecular methods in culture-dependent and culture-independent prokaryotic identification will be discussed and students will learn how to integrate such results into a large phylogenetic context. Advanced characterization of several prokaryotic phyla will also be discussed.
Preparation for Course P or C: BIOL 21800; C: BIOL 43700 or consent of instructor.
Cr. 3. Session Indicators Typically offered Fall and Spring Dual Level Course Undergraduate - Graduate