MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS11 1642 Topics in Medical Genetics II

Dunnington, Leslie; Lemons, Jennifer.  Two semester hours. Spring, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: Topics in Medical Genetics I (GS11 1622) and consent of instructor.

The second-semester course focuses on individual topics related to the practice of Medical Genetics. Topics include: biochemical conditions, molecular genetics and cytogenetics, evaluation of organ systems with emphasis on genetic pathogenesis of malformations and dysmorphology. This course is a combination of didactic lectures and discussions. The lecturers are experts in their respective fields.