Hillsdale College Summer Science Camps: Molecular Biology

Hillsdale, MI
Contact: (517) 607-2399

Overview

The Hillsdale Molecular Biology Camp allows students to gain firsthand knowledge of molecular biology by doing actual experiments in genetic engineering. The camp will be comprised of lectures and laboratories in an intensive hands-on format that will allow ample time for discussions and analyses of experimental results and procedures.

Topics to be covered include: DNA/RNA chemistry, gene cloning, genetic engineering, manipulation of bacteria, bacterial transformation, isolation of plasmid and recombinant DNA, restriction analysis of DNA, agarose gel electrophoresis, hybridization, DNA sequencing, and DNA fingerprinting.

Cost and Session Information

2016 dates:  June 26 – July 1, 2016

A grant from the Donald L. Murdock Foundation will provide tuition, books, lodging, and meals. Upon registering by mail, each participant will receive a list of what to bring and other details. Students will stay on campus during the camp, and house directors will be on duty. Free time will be provided each day for use of the Health Education and Sports Complex, as well as other college facilities.

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