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Undergraduate Course Details
Number BIO 311
Title Cell Communications
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites BIO212 and CHE213, or permission of the department chairperson
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 3742 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 8:00am - 9:15am MH-544 Harry P Pariser


This course will explore the molecular mechanisms that cells utilize to detect and respond to the extracellular environment. Cells employ many sophisticated means of biochemical communication to obtain nutrients, maintain stable internal conditions, reproduce, differentiate, and migrate. This course will examine the biochemical and molecular processes that contribute to these cellular behaviors.