Academic Catalog

BIOL586 HUMAN GENETICS

Course Code: 2380586
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Biology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. AYE ELF ERSON BENSAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

This course aims to introduce current research methods and fundamental genetic concepts by particular human genetic traits and diseases. main topics include simple and complex diseases, cancer genetics, cytogenetics, immunogenetics, human genome project, gene therapy and counseling.