Gene-Environment Interaction: Genes in an Ecological Context

Seminar on genotype-environment interaction. Topics include the evolution and adaptive value of environment-dependent phenotypes (phenotypic plasticity), ecological consequences of genotype-environment interaction, molecular mechanisms of phenotypic plasticity, and how genotype-environment interaction pertains to outstanding debates in evolutionary biology and genetics. Pre-requisites: Biology 202L. One course.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY453S
Course Level: 
400-499
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