Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for INTRODUCTION TO MOLECULAR BIOLOGY (120.602.01), a course offered by the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Discusses synthesis of macromolecules, the genetic code, regulation of gene expression, and recent advances in biotechnology, emphasizing special contributions from microbial studies and cell-free systems.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Explain the molecular mechanisms underlying key biological processes
- Describe genome structure, gene regulation, and cell cycle control
Tue Thu 1:30 PM to 2:50 PM
Introductory biochemistry or consent of instructor
Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on two exams.
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade