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Fundamentals in Biomedical Sciences B: Cell Biology – GSND N 500B

In this course, students are introduced to basic cellular structure and function. Topics include: an introduction to the techniques used for studying cell biology, biomembranes, cell compartments, exocytosis and endocytosis, the nucleus, cell cycle and apoptosis, cell signaling, cytoskeleton, biology of cancer, cardiac tissue, stem cells, development, genetic modification of a cell/organism, gene expression and immunology. The lecture series provides an overview of important concepts in cell biology. Key experiments are described and some of the relevant topics of cell biology in the news are discussed.

Slides will be provided before each lecture. Please download the Spring 2022 syllabus here

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