Spring 2009

Cell Structure and Function

Listed in: Biology, as BIOL-29

Faculty

Amy L. Springer (Section 01)

Description

An analysis of the structure and function of cells in plants, animals, and bacteria. Topics to be discussed include the cell surface and membranes, cytoskeletal elements and motility, cytoplasmic organelles and bioenergetics, the interphase nucleus and chromosomes, mitosis, meiosis, and cell cycle regulation. Four classroom hours and three hours of laboratory per week. Requisite: Biology 19 and completion of, or concurrent registration in, Chemistry 12. Spring semester. Professor Springer.

Textbook

Submitted by Amy L. Springer on Wednesday, 1/21/2009, at 12:05 PM

Molecular Biology of the Cell, 5th edition, by Bruce Alberts, Alexander Johnson, Julian Lewis, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts, Peter Walter.  Garland Science, Hardcover: ISBN 978-0-8153-4105-5