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BIOL 275: Cell and Molecular Biology (3 credits)

Course Description

Integrated cell and molecular biology for life science majors. Modern advances in recombinant DNA technology. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): "C" or better in BIOL171/171L and CHEM 272/272L or consent of instructor.

Co-Requisite(s): BIOL275L or consent of instructor.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the principles of cytology including cell organization, structures and functions.
  • Describe cell biochemistry including macromolecules of the cells, enzymes, membrane transport, cell signaling, and energy flow in cells during respiration and photosynthesis.
  • Describe the principles of genetics including DNA replication, protein synthesis, mitosis, meiosis, genetic recombination and gene expression.

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