Programs & Courses
BIOL 331 - Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology
Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology
The course addresses the principles of cellular structure andfunction through various topics including membrane structure and transport, intracellular compartments, the cytoskeleton, cell communication, pattern formation during embryogenesis, the regulation and dysregulation of cell proliferation, stem cells, and tissue renewal. The tutorial will introduce students to modern microscopy techniques including confocal fluorescence and electron microscopy, as well as the process of creating an academic poster.
Prerequisite: BIOL 311 and CHEM 250 or permission of the Dea