Spring 2021

Cell Structure and Function w/Lab

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

Formerly listed as: BIOL-29


Marc A. Edwards (Section 01)


(Offered as BIOL 291 and BCBP 291) An analysis of the structure and function of eukaryotic cells. 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. There will be four classroom hours  consisting of  both lectures and problem-solving sessions, and three hours of laboratory per week. The course  will be taught in-person, or on-line as needed. 

Requisite: BIOL 191, CHEM151/155, and CHEM161/165. Limited to 16 students. Spring semester. Professor Edwards.

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


Community Based Learning, Lab Science Course


2022-23: Offered in Spring 2023
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