Apr 13, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Catalog

BIO 138 - Foundations of Cell Biology

4 Credits


Students study life at the cellular and molecular levels.  Lecture topics include: structure of biological molecules, metabolism, gene expression, cell signaling, the cell cycle, and cell death.  Additional topics include structure, function, and dynamics of cellular components such as membranes and the cytoskeleton. The biology laboratory emphasizes cell visualization and acquisition of skills in basic molecular techniques.
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