EN540 307 - Cell Biology for Engineers

Description
This course explores fundamental structural details and molecular functions of different parts of the cell. Considerable emphasis is placed on experimental/quantitative approaches to answering these questions. Topics include Central dogma and the nucleus; protein trafficking; ion transporters; cytoskeleton; molecular motors; cell cycle and cell division; signal transduction, cell growth and cancer; cell death, the extracellular matrix; cell adhesion, cell junctions and epithelium; and muscle contraction, cell motility and morphogenesis.
Credits
3
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
100
Avg. Sections
1