Cell Biology

The role of genes and proteins in mediating basic cellular processes. Topics include: structure and function of cellular membranes and organelles; protein targeting and transport; signal transduction; role of the cytoskeleton in cell shape and motility; function of the immune system; genetic regulation of cell growth/division and the relationship to cancer. Prerequisite: Biology 201L. One course.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY220
Course Level: 
200-299
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