This is a program that focuses on the scientific study of human genetics
from the standpoint of medical applications such as clinical diagnosis, genetic
engineering and therapy, transplantation, and the study of genetic diseases and
disabilities and their defense.
Includes instruction in human molecular
genetics; genetic factors causing disease; changes in gene expression during
development, differentiation, and pathogenesis; recombinant DNA; gene therapy;
clinical genetics; genetic epidemiology; immunogenetics; cytogenetics; and
genetics of specific disorders and diseases.