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BMSC 220: Cell Biology

Description
An introduction to the biology of eukaryotic cells. Topics include organization of eukaryotic chromosomes; the flow of genetic information from nucleus to cytoplasm; cellular membranes and organelles; control of cell division; and signaling between cells. Contrasts between eukaryotic cells and prokaryotic microbial cells will be discussed, as well as distinctions between plant and animal cells.
Credit units
3
Term description
1(3L)
College
Medicine
Department
Medicine (Dean's Office)
Prerequisite(s)
BIOL 120.
Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s)
BMSC 200.
Note
Students with credit for ACB 200 will not receive credit for BMSC 220.