CLS 580 Project in Molecular Diagnostics 1-4 cr.

Student will complete a laboratory based molecular genetics project such as a verification and validation study, assay design and development, or clinical utility study that will incorporate the knowledge and analytical skills learned in the graduate program.  The project culminates in a written manuscript suitable for submission to a peer-reviewed journal.  Selection of a study must be approved by the faculty advisor who will supervise the project.  Appropriate forms must be completed prior to enrollment.  The student should consult with the School of Clinical Sciences and the College of Graduate Studies for specific requirements.  CLS 580 is offered in increments of 1-4 credits and may be repeated as needed to obtain the 4 credits required for graduation.