Lecture: 3 Lab: 3 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 4

BTC 270 – Recombinant DNA Technology

Prerequisites: BTC 250 or BIO 250 and BTC181 Corequisites: None

This course covers basic methods in biotechnology for the manipulation of nucleic acids. Emphasis is placed on topics concerning techniques used in recombinant DNA technology, including PCR, restriction digests, mapping, cloning, and forensics. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the theory, practice, and application of recombinant DNA techniques.