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BIOL 4820 Research in Cell Biology Lab (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This course introduces students to original research in cell biology. Students learn how to use the scientific literature and online databases to design and conduct experiments on an original research question involving the cellular responses of model organisms. Students will work in research teams on projects that are intended generate publication-quality data. Projects will involve cell culture, the generation of transgenic cell lines, light and fluorescence microscopy, analysis of cellular macromolecules and physiological characterization. This course is recommended for students who are interested in pursuing graduate studies or careers in biomedical research.


Instructor(s): Kellee Siegfried-Harris

Prerequisites: BIOL2040 and Additional coursework in molecular cell biology such as BIOL 3040, BIOL 4140, or BIOL 4400.

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Comments: Lab fee required.


Last Updated: 23-Feb-14