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Cellular Biology (BIOL 442)

An advance study of cellular organization, mechanisms, and functions, including cell communication, transport, and cell division.

Credit Hours 3.0 Lecture
Prerequisites BIOL 112/L, CHEM 106/L
(completion of BIOL 376 is strongly recommended)
Offered Winter
Programs -

Course Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course, each student will be able to:

  • Know the structure and functions of each compartment of the cell
  • Understand how proteins are sorted in the cell
  • Understand the principle underlying cell movements
  • Understand cell-to-cell communication and its impact on cell functioning.
  • Describe cell junctions, cell adhesion, and the extracellular matrix.