This course will explore the diversity of genomic architecture across the eukaryotic tree of life. You will examine strange and bizarre genomes – genomes that break all the rules. Discussion will involve controversial hypotheses about genome evolution and the scientists who developed them.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of at least 1.5 Biology courses at the 3000 level or above and registration in Year 4 of an Honours Specialization module offered by the Department of Biology.
Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial/lecture hour.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: BIOLOGY
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