BIOL-102 Cell Biology and Genetics

Examination of life at the cellular level, focusing on the five core concepts of biology (evolution; structure and function; information flow; energy transformations; and systems). Topics include cell structure and function, protein structure and function as the link between genotype and phenotype, information flow from gene to protein, inheritance of traits in eukaryotic organisms, membrane structure and transport, energetics on the cellular level, cell cycle control and cancer. 4 SH. 3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours.