Nov 15, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalogue 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalogue

BI 404 - Cell Biology


Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

An introduction to cell structure and function including: membrane structure and physiology, functions of organelles, nuclear regulation, role of the cytoskeleton, the extracellular matrix, the cell cycle and cell death. Special emphasis is placed on the molecular biology of cellular processes and on current laboratory techniques including PCR and electrophoretic separation of nucleic acids and proteins. Prerequisite(s):  BI 101  and BI 102 , or BI 111 , BI 112 , and BI 113 .