Spring 2010

Cell Structure and Function

Listed in: Biology, as BIOL-29


Amy L. Springer (Sections 04 and 05)


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. Visiting Professor Springer.


Lab Science Course


2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011

Textbook for course

Submitted by Amy L. Springer on Monday, 1/11/2010, at 5:56 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