UT Dallas 2012 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL3351 - Secrets of Cells

BIOL 3351 Secrets of Cells (3 semester hours) Explores the biology of cells, from bacterial to human. Topics include the basic structure of cells, structure and inheritance of DNA, evolution of eukaryotic cells, functioning of different types of cells and tissues, including those of the immune and nervous system, and the study of several genetic diseases, such as cancer and cardiovascular disease. This course is specifically designed as a science elective open to all majors. (3-0) T