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Graduate Course Details
Number BIO 714
Title Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology: The Basis of Biotechnology
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites College-level Biology course or permission of the instructor


Modern technology has greatly extended our ability to explore the biological and physical world. Specifically, the study of Cell and Molecular Biology has experienced unprecedented advances in recent years. Students will explore modern cell biology and examine its various applications through the growing field of Biotechnology, including gene therapy, genetic engineering, environmental remediation, agricultural enhancements and medical initiatives.