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Department of Genetics

 

Members of the Department of Genetics contribute the following components of the course:

Dr Aylwyn Scally

Lecture 1: Human evolutionary genomics

- Quantifying genome diversity; allele frequency spectra and population differences

- Human evolution

- Genetic drift and inbreeding

- Positive and negative selection

- Genetic mutation
 

Lecture 2: Human disease genetics

- Classifying genetic diseases and disease alleles

- Genome-wide association studies

- Insights into human genetics and genomic medicine

 

Dr Felipe Karam Teixeira

 

Further information about the course

Website : http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/undergraduate/part-ib-courses/mvst-ib-human-reproduction

Course Organiser : Paul Schofield, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience

Course Administrator : Vicky Johnson

Contact : teaching-admin@pdn.cam.ac.uk