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The fundamental unit of life is the cell; therefore cell biology forms the base upon which all modern biology and medicine is built. This course will emphasize the study of eukaryotic cell structure and function, including bioenergetics, membrane transport, cellular communication, flow of genetic information, immune responses and cell division. Experimental techniques used in understanding cell biology will be discussed along with the cellular basis of human diseases.
At the end of this advanced course, students will be able to:
gain a conceptual understanding of the molecular basis of various cellular processes (see course description
think analytically, interpret hypothetical experimental observations based on concepts learned in class, and
strengthen problem-solving skills.
effectively read and comprehend assigned scientific literature, and demonstrate this knowledge in the form
of a critique.
appreciate how our understanding of cell biology has resulted in medical advances, and discuss current
biomedical issues in a cellular context.