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|BIOL 3010||MOLECULAR GENETICS||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 2170; CHEM 1220 or 1240. The principles of heredity at the molecular level, covering gene and chromosome structure, replication and repair, recombination, control of gene expression, control of cell division.
|BIOL 3020||MOLECULAR GENETICS LABORATORY||2|
Corequisite: BIOL 3010. A laboratory course in experimental molecular biology involving gene cloning, analysis of cloned product and other techniques of modern molecular genetics.
|BIOL 3030||CELL BIOLOGY||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 3010. A study of the internal organization of the eukaryotic cell, organelle and membrane function, cell-cell signaling, cell movement, cell adhesion, the extracellular matrix.
|BIOL 3040||CELL BIOLOGY LABORATORY||2|
Corequisite: BIOL 3030. Laboratory exercises involving cell culturing, protein analysis, protein localization, and other techniques of modern cell biology.
|BIOL 3070||HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 3010 and either CHEM 1220 or 1240. Detailed structural and functional analysis of the human endocrine, nervous, reproductive, circulatory, respiratory, digestive and excretory systems. An emphasis will be placed on system-system interactions and homeostatic mechanisms.
|BIOL 3090||DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 3030. Lectures on molecular and cellular interactions in animal and plant embryogenesis and development.
|BIOL 3100||DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY LABORATORY||1|
Corequisite: BIOL 4070. An analysis of development by biochemical and biological methods using live materials.
|BIOL 3210||HUMAN NUTRITION||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 2170. Lectures covering nutrition and transport in humans, role of nutrition in growth and development, nutritional diseases.
|BIOL 3410||PLANT PHYSIOLOGY||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 3010 and either CHEM 1220 or 1240. Lectures on the basic concepts of plant physiology. Included will be a review of plant organization, transport systems, and biochemistry.
|BIOL 3420||DOMESTICATED PLANTS||3|
Prerequisite: BIOL 2150, 2160, 2170, 2180. A discussion of plants which are important to humans from household, garden, landscape, agronomic and other perspectives. Laboratory exercises will concern culture techniques.
|BIOL3510||COMPARATIVE VERTEBRATE ANATOMY||4|
|Prerequisite: BIOL 2150, 2160, 2170, 2180. A comparative treatment of the evolutionary and developmental history of the major vertebrate organ systems.|