Basic knowledge of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Microbiology.
Introduction to genetics.
Mitosis and meiosis.
Extensions of Mendelism.
Chromosomal basis of Mendelism.
Association, crossing-over and chromosomal maps.
Construction of genetic maps.
Genetics of bacteria and viruses.
DNA and chromosome structure.
Recombinant DNA techniques.
Recombinant DNA library.
Sequencing of the human genome.
The genetic code.
Cause of mutations.
Regulation of gene expression in bacteria.
Regulation of gene expression in eukaryotes.
Genetics of cancer.
Snustad, Simmons - Principles of Genetics (6th ed ) - 2012 - ed. John Wiley & Sons.
Traditional lectures integrated with exercises in class.