Spring 2019

Cell Structure and Function

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

Formerly listed as: BIOL-29


Marc A. 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 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.

BIOL 291 - L/D

Section 01
M 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SCCE E210
W 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SCCE E210
F 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SCCE E210


Section 01
Tu 02:30 PM - 05:30 PM SCCE B237

Section 02
F 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM SCCE B237


2024-25: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022