Spring 2012

Cell Structure and Function

Listed in: Biochemistry-Biophysics, as BCBP-291  |  Biology, as BIOL-291

Formerly listed as: BIOL-29

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

Ethan R. Graf (Section 01)

Description

(Offered  as BIOL 291 and BCBP 291)  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: BIOL 191 and completion of, or concurrent registration in, CHEM 161.  Limited to 24 students. Spring semester. Professor Graf.

If Overenrolled: Priority will be given first to senior biology majors followed by senior neuroscience majors and then junior biology majors. Priority for all others will be determined randomly.

Keywords

Lab science course

Offerings

2014-15: Offered in Spring 2015
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2016