HGEN 617 Principles of Medical Genetics (3 credits)

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Offered by: Human Genetics (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Human Genetics : This course will provide students with an overview of the fundamental principles of medical genetics. Topics will include gene structure and function, inheritance patterns, molecular genetics, population genetics, genetic epidemiology, prenatal diagnosis, developmental genetics and birth defects, cancer, pharmacogenomics, treatment, and ethical and public policy issues.

Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013

Instructors: Jennifer Fitzpatrick (Winter)