Spring 2019

Cell Structure and Function

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

Formerly listed as: BIOL-29


Marc Edwards (Section 01)
Dominic L. Poccia (Section 01)


(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. Limited to 28 students. Spring semester. Professors Edwards and Poccia.

If Overenrolled: Priority by seniority and by majors (Biology, BCBP, Neuroscience)


Lab Science Course


2017-18: Offered in Spring 2018
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2019