May 31, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

BI 105 DNA METHODS IN CRIMINOLOGY



This course primarily examines the science and statistics behind the use of DNA databases for human identification. Topics include mammalian DNA quantification; nucleotide sequencing; polymerase chain reaction; population genetics and allelic and genotypic frequencies; and calculations of exclusion probabilities for matches at multiple loci in genetic subpopulations. Lecture: 3 hours per week. 3 credits.Prerequisites: BI 101, or equivalent, or consent of instructor; MA 105. 3 Credits Prerequisites: BI 101, or equivalent, or consent of instructor; MA 105.