Table of Contents

Introduction to genetics.
Mitosis and meiosis.
Mendelian genetics.
Extensions of Mendelian genetics.
Chromosome mapping in eukaryotes.
Genetic analysis and mapping in bacteria and bacteriophages.
Sex determination and sex chromosomes.
Chromosome mutation : variation in number and arrangement.
Extranuclear inheritance.
DNA structure and analysis.
DNA replication and recombination.
DNA organization in chromosomes.
The genetic code and transcription.
Translation and proteins.
Gene mutation, DNA repair, and transposition.
Regulation of gene expression in prokaryotes.
Regulation of gene expression in eukaryotes.
Developmental genetics.
Cancer and regulation of the cell cycle.
Recombinant DNA technology.
Genomics, bioinformatics, and proteomics.
Applications and ethics of genetic engineering and biotechnology.
Quantitative genetics and multifactorial traits.
Neurogenetics.
Population and evolutionary.
Epigenetics.
Emerging Roles of RNA.
DNA Forensics.
Genomics and Personalized Medicine-- Genetically Modified Foods.
Gene Therapy.