3 - 33451. 3 hours. Genetic structure and inheritance in viruses, bacteria and higher organisms with emphasis on gene biochemistry, Mendelian genetics and population genetics. Prerequisite(s): BIOL 1710/1730, BIOL 1720/1740, CHEM 1410/1430, CHEM 1420/1440. It is also recommended that students take at least one 2000-level BIOL course as well as concurrent enrollment in CHEM 2370; however, these are not required.