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Course ID:CBIO 2108. 3 hours.
Course Title:Cell Structure and Function
Course
Description:
Introduction to the basics of eukaryotic cell structure and physiology with an emphasis on the function and importance of organelles.
Athena Title:CELL STRUCTURE
Prerequisite:BIOL 1107-1107L
Pre or Corequisite:CHEM 2211 and CHEM 2211L
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 2200-2200L. 4 hours. 2.5 hours lecture and 3 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Anatomy and Physiology I
Course
Description:
Systematic study of the anatomy and physiology of the human body at cellular, tissue, and gross levels.
Athena Title:Anatomy and Physiology I
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 2210-2210L. 4 hours. 2.5 hours lecture and 2.5 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Anatomy and Physiology II
Course
Description:
A continuation of Anatomy and Physiology I.
Athena Title:ANAT & PHYSIOL II
Prerequisite:CBIO 2200-2200L
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3000-3000L. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
Course
Description:
Comparative systemic vertebrate anatomy emphasizing structure and function.
Athena Title:COMP VERT ANATOMY
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in ECOL(FORS) 3260-3260L or ECOL 3260-3260L
Prerequisite:One of the following: (BIOL 1103 and BIOL 1103L) or (BIOL 1104 and BIOL 1104L) or (BIOL 1107 and BIOL 1107L) or (BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L) or BIOL 2107H or BIOL 2108H
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3010-3010L. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Gross Anatomy
Course
Description:
A survey of the gross structure of the human body accompanied by laboratory cat dissection. The course is intended for upper- level undergraduates preparing for careers in the biomedical sciences.
Athena Title:Gross Anatomy
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 3000
Prerequisite:(BIOL 1103 and BIOL 1103L) or (BIOL 1104 and BIOL 1104L) or (BIOL 1107 and BIOL 1107L) or (BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L) or BIOL 2107H or BIOL 2108H
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Medical Histology
Course
Description:
Microscopic anatomy of cells, tissues, and organs. This course will integrate histology with aspects of cell biology, biochemistry, and physiology and provide a foundation for subsequent medical studies.
Athena Title:Med Histology
Prerequisite:(BIOL 1107 and BIOL 1107L) or (BIOL 2107H and BIOL 2107L)
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:IDIS(CBIO) 3100. 3 hours.
Course Title:People, Parasites, and Plagues
Course
Description:
A multi-disciplinary approach to examining the impact of infectious diseases on human populations. Current persistent, epidemic, and emerging diseases and how they are identified, studied, and combatted will be discussed. Topics will also include the sociological, psychological, historical, legal, environmental, and economic implications of disease.
Athena Title:People, Parasites, and Plagues
Prerequisite:[(BIOL 1103 or BIOL 1103E) and BIOL 1103L] or [(BIOL 1107 or BIOL 1107E) and BIOL 1107L]
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:IDIS(CBIO) 3100H. 4 hours.
Course Title:People, Parasites, and Plagues (Honors)
Course
Description:
A multi-disciplinary approach to examining the impact of infectious diseases on human populations. Current persistent, epidemic and emerging diseases and how they are identified, studied and combatted will be discussed. Topics will also include the sociological, psychological, historical, legal, environmental, and economic implications of disease.
Athena Title:People, Parasites, Plagues Hon
Nontraditional Format:Honors students will be required to meet for a one-hour weekly discussion group in addition to meeting for the three hours of normal weekly lecture.
Prerequisite:[(BIOL 1103 or BIOL 1103E) and BIOL 1103L] or [(BIOL 1107 or BIOL 1107E) and BIOL 1107L] and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3150. 1-4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Topics in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
Lectures, readings, and discussion of topics related to a central theme of special interest in the field of cellular biology. Scientific communication will be emphasized, and visits to laboratories may be scheduled. Topics and instructors vary from semester to semester.
Athena Title:TOPICS IN CELL BIOL
Nontraditional Format:The topics can be directed to individual student interest.
Prerequisite:(BIOL 1107-1107L or BIOL 2107-2107H) and (BIOL 1108-1108L or BIOL 2108-2108H)
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3200L. 1-3 hours. 2-6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Medical Anatomy
Course
Description:
Regional study of human anatomy at the gross level.
Athena Title:Medical Anatomy
Prerequisite:(CBIO 2200-2200L and CBIO 2210-2210L) or CBIO 3000-3000L
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3250. 1 hour.
Course Title:Human Reproductive Biology
Course
Description:
Introduction to fundamental principles of human reproduction, including molecular, cellular, and physiological processes. Gender differentiation, embryology, prenatal testing, pregnancy/birth, hormonal/nonhormonal contraceptives, social issues concerning reproduction, and artificial reproductive technologies will be addressed.
Athena Title:HUMAN REPRODUCTION
Prerequisite:(BIOL 1104 and BIOL 1104L) or BIOL 1108-1108L or BIOL 2108H -2108L or CBIO 2200-2200L or CBIO 2210-2210L or CBIO 3000-3000L or VPHY 3100
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3400. 4 hours.
Course Title:Cell Biology
Course
Description:
Structure and function of cells: cell architecture and organization, cell cycle, membrane phenomena, organellogenesis, energy transduction, and cellular control mechanisms.
Athena Title:Cell Biology
Prerequisite:BCMB(BIOL)(CHEM) 3100 or BCMB 4010/6010
Pre or Corequisite:GENE(BIOL) 3200
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3410L. 4 hours. 8 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Laboratory in Cellular and Developmental Biology
Course
Description:
Cell biology research techniques in cell cycle and cell differentiation, cell adhesion, motility, molecular transport, and cell metabolism. Cell culture, cell fractionation, fluorescence and laser-confocal microscopy, electron microscopy, immunocytochemistry, DNA isolation, polymerase chain reaction, and DNA sequencing.
Athena Title:Lab in Cellular and Devel Biol
Prerequisite:BCMB(BIOL)(CHEM) 3100 or BCMB 4010/6010 or BCMB 4020/6020
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3600. 4 hours.
Course Title:Developmental Biology
Course
Description:
Cell differentiation and morphogenesis, primarily in animal development. Gene regulation at the molecular level, gametogenesis, fertilization, normal embryonic development, cell and tissue interactions, hormonal regulation, and developmental aspects of cancer and the immune response.
Athena Title:Developmental Biology
Prerequisite:(BIOL 1107 or BIOL 2107H) and (GENE 3200 or PGEN 3580)
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3710. 3 hours.
Course Title:Principles of Physiology
Course
Description:
Principles of integrative systems physiology, emphasizing humans and current mammalian animal research models. Organismal homeostasis, including cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, digestive, and reproductive systems. Emphasis on the integrative actions of the nervous and endocrine systems.
Athena Title:PHYSIOLOGY
Prerequisite:BIOL 1108-1108L
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3800L. 2 hours. 5 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Neurobiology Laboratory
Course
Description:
Introduces methods and reinforces concepts discussed in Neurobiology. In addition, gross anatomy dissection, computer simulation of neuronal electrophysiology, as well as electrophysiological experiments in non-mammalian subjects will be included.
Athena Title:Neurobiology Laboratory
Pre or Corequisite:CBIO(BIOL) 3800
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 3800. 4 hours.
Course Title:Neurobiology
Course
Description:
Structural organization, cell biology, physiology, development, and integration of the nervous system. This course integrates individual nervous system cells into neural systems for motivation, locomotion, perception, and learning.
Athena Title:Neurobiology
Pre or Corequisite:BIOL 1104 or BIOL 1108-1108L
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO(MIBO)(IDIS) 4100/6100. 3 hours.
Course Title:Immunology
Course
Description:
Immunology from an experimental perspective. Anatomy, development, and function of the immune system. Immune system in infectious diseases. Mechanisms and pathogenesis of immunological disorders. Evolution of immunological concepts.
Athena Title:IMMUNOLOGY
Prerequisite:[BCMB(BIOL)(CHEM) 3100 or BCMB 4010/6010 or BCMB 4020/6020] and GENE(BIOL) 3200
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4200. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biomedical Research in Health and Disease
Course
Description:
Examination of the impact of biomedical research in human health and disease. Students will be expected to master the concept of how scientific research is done, and the various mechanisms by which biomedical research has impacted individuals and the societies in which they live.
Athena Title:BIO MED RES HTH DIS
Prerequisite:BCMB(CHEM)(BIOL) 3100
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4200H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biomedical Research in Health and Disease (Honors)
Course
Description:
Examination of the impact of biomedical research in human health and disease. Students will be expected to master the concept of how scientific research is done, and the various mechanisms by which biomedical research has impacted individuals and the societies in which they live.
Athena Title:BIOMED RES HLTH DIS
Prerequisite:BCMB(CHEM)(BIOL) 3100 and permission of Honors
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:GENE(CBIO) 4310/6310. 3 hours.
Course Title:Genetic Approaches to Developmental Neuroscience
Course
Description:
Contemporary approaches to the study of neural development, emphasizing genetic, cell biological, and molecular techniques. Topics include generation, patterning, differentiation, and survival of neurons, axon guidance, synapse formation/elimination, topographic map formation, activity- dependent mechanisms of connectivity, and the relationship between neural development, and behavior.
Athena Title:Neural Development
Undergraduate Prerequisite:GENE 3200-3200D or GENE 3200H or CBIO 3800
Graduate Prerequisite:GENE 3200-3200D or GENE 3200H
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4340/6340. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biology of Aging
Course
Description:
Biological processes accompanying aging in human and other organisms. Emphasis on physiological decline; theoretical explanations; attempts to prolong life; and the utility and limitations of model systems used to analyze human aging.
Athena Title:BIOLOGY OF AGING
Undergraduate Prerequisite:GENE(BIOL) 3200 or BCMB(BIOL)(CHEM) 3100 or BCMB 4010/6010
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4500/6500. 3 hours.
Course Title:Medical Parasitology
Course
Description:
Parasites are responsible for classical tropical diseases and emerging opportunistic infections in the United States. We will discuss the biology of parasites, their vectors and hosts, and the diseases they cause, emphasizing modern molecular concepts. The class will also cover epidemiology, control, prevention, and treatment of important parasitic diseases.
Athena Title:MED PARASITOLOGY
Prerequisite:BIOL 1108-1108L
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO(PBIO) 4600/6600. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biology of Protists
Course
Description:
Organismal biology of protists (algae, protozoa, and zoosporic fungi) with an emphasis on cellular and developmental biology, evolution, phylogenetic relationships, life histories, physiology, and ecology.
Athena Title:BIOL OF PROTISTS
Prerequisite:BIOL 1104 or (BIOL 1108 and BIOL 1108L) or BIOL 2108L or (PBIO(BIOL) 1220 and PBIO(BIOL) 1220L)
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO(PBIO) 4600L/6600L. 1 hour. 3 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Biology of Protists Laboratory
Course
Description:
Examination and identification of protists in samples from nature, methods of isolating and culturing protists, and experimental investigations of protists.
Athena Title:BIOL OF PROTIST LAB
Prerequisite:BIOL 1104L or BIOL 1108L or BIOL 2108L or PBIO(BIOL) 1220L
Corequisite:CBIO(PBIO) 4600/6600
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4730/6730. 3 hours.
Course Title:Endocrinology
Course
Description:
Vertebrate endocrinology and the principles of chemical integration, emphasizing the physiology of regulatory mechanisms and the cellular and molecular bases of hormone action.
Athena Title:ENDOCRINOLOGY
Prerequisite:[(BIOL 1103 and BIOL 1103L) or BIOL 1107-1107L or BIOL 2107H-2107L] and [(BIOL 1104 and BIOL 1104L) or BIOL 1108-1108L or BIOL 2108H-2108L]
Pre or Corequisite:BCMB(BIOL)(CHEM) 3100
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4960H. 4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Reading and/or Laboratory Research (Honors)
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or laboratory research pursued through CURO and directed by Cellular Biology faculty or other approved faculty members.
Athena Title:DIRECT READ OR RES
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4960. 1-4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Reading and/or Laboratory Research
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or laboratory research directed by Cellular Biology faculty or other approved faculty members.
Athena Title:Directed Reading or Research
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 4960H
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4970H. 4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Reading and/or Laboratory Research (Honors)
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or laboratory research pursued through CURO and directed by Cellular Biology faculty or other approved faculty members.
Athena Title:DIRECT READ OR RES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 4970
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4970. 1-4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Reading
Course
Description:
Oral and written evaluation of original papers and reviews in cellular biology directed by a member of the department faculty.
Athena Title:DIRECTED READING
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4980. 1-4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Research in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
Independent laboratory research directed by departmental faculty members. Two semesters may fulfill the departmental techniques requirement.
Athena Title:CELL BIOL RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4980H. 4 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Reading and/or Laboratory Research (Honors)
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or laboratory research pursued through CURO and directed by Cellular Biology faculty or other approved faculty members.
Athena Title:DIRECT READ OR RES
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 4980
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4990H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Thesis
Course
Description:
Preparation of Honors thesis under supervision of departmental faculty.
Athena Title:HONORS THESIS
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and thesis preparation.
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 4990. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit. 1 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Fourth-Year Seminar in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
Capstone course required of all Cellular Biology majors usually taken in the fourth year or after completion of core requirements of the major. Presentation and discussion of current research in specific topic areas of cellular biology.
Athena Title:FY SEMINAR CELL BIO
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:BIOL(CBIO)(VPAT) 5040/7040. 3 hours.
Course Title:Electron Microscopy
Course
Description:
Instrument theory and theory of specimen preparation for both transmission and scanning electron microscopy. Fundamentals of X-ray microanalysis, image processing, and image analysis.
Athena Title:ELECTRON MICROSCOPY
Prerequisite:[(CHEM 1212 and CHEM 1212L) or (CHEM 1412 and CHEM 1412L)] and PHYS 1112-1112L
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:BIOL(CBIO) 5050L/7050L. 3 hours. 6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Electron Microscopy Laboratory
Course
Description:
Operation of both transmission (TEM) and scanning electron microscopes (SEM). Preparation of specimens (ultramicrotomy, critical point drying, negative staining) for examination in both TEM and SEM. Basics of X-ray microanalysis.
Athena Title:ELECTRON MICRO LAB
Pre or Corequisite:BIOL(CBIO)(VPAT) 5040/7040 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 6130. 1 hour. 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Introduction to Research in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
Introduces new Cellular Biology graduate students to research in the department, to research facilities, to the Science Library, and to laboratory safety. Professional ethics and responsibilities.
Athena Title:INTRO RES CELL BIOL
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 7000. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 30 hours credit.
Course Title:Master's Research
Course
Description:
Research while enrolled for a master's degree under the direction of faculty members.
Athena Title:MASTER'S RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 7300. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 15 hours credit.
Course Title:Master's Thesis
Course
Description:
Thesis writing under the direction of the major professor.
Athena Title:MASTER'S THESIS
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and thesis preparation.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 7360. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 10 hours credit.
Course Title:Teaching Internship in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
This course provides opportunities for senior Cellular Biology graduate students to obtain supervised, documented experience in preparing and delivering lectures and/or leading discussions.
Athena Title:CB TEACHING INTERN
Nontraditional Format:The graduate student will prepare and deliver at least two and no more than 10% of the lectures in an undergraduate class. The policy (see below) requires development of written lecture outlines, conferences with the instructor of the class before and after delivery of the class lectures, formal feedback from the instructor, and finally, a self-evaluation by the graduate student.
Prerequisite:GRSC 7770
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8010. 4 hours.
Course Title:Molecular Cell Biology
Course
Description:
Molecular cell biology emphasizing experimental approaches that have led to our current understanding of cellular architecture, macromolecular components and how they influence cell function.
Athena Title:MOL CELL BIOL
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 6400
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8050-8050L. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Techniques in Modern Microscopy
Course
Description:
Modern microscopical techniques: brightfield, phase, DIC, fluorescence, confocal, scanning tunneling, and scanning and transmission electron microscopy. Related techniques: X-ray microanalysis photomicrography, and image analysis and processing.
Athena Title:TECH MOD MICROSCOPY
Prerequisite:(PHYS 1112-1112L or PHYS 3330-3330L) and permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8080. 3 hours.
Course Title:Biomedical Grant Writing
Course
Description:
An overview of the principles of effective communication in the format of a research grant, manuscript, thesis/dissertation, abstract, short talk, research lecture, and class lecture. Opportunities for students to practice communication skills are provided in the weekly writing, speaking, and discussion section.
Athena Title:BIOMED GRANT WRITNG
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO(IDIS) 8100. 4 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Immunology
Course
Description:
Immunology with emphasis on underlying mechanisms of development and function of the immune system. Students will critically evaluate current literature and design experiments to test hypotheses.
Athena Title:ADVANCED IMMUNOLOGY
Prerequisite:CBIO(MIBO) 4100/6100 or IDIS 4100/6100-4100L/6100L or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8300. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Developmental Biology
Course
Description:
Experimental analysis of invertebrate and vertebrate development.
Athena Title:ADV DEV BIOL
Prerequisite:[GENE(BIOL) 3200 and CBIO(BIOL) 3400] or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8400. 3 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Cell Biology
Course
Description:
Structure and function of living cells. Biological questions, molecular mechanisms, and experimental approaches.
Athena Title:ADV CELL BIOLOGY
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8480. 1-5 hours. Repeatable for maximum 5 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Topics in Cell Biology
Course
Description:
Current cell biological research using sources in the primary literature.
Athena Title:ADV TOPICS CELL BIO
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8490. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit. 1 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Cell Biology Seminar
Course
Description:
Weekly discussion of current research in cell biology. Student presentations and development of public speaking skills.
Athena Title:CELL BIOL SEMINAR
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8500. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 1 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Biology of Parasitism
Course
Description:
Parasitism and host-parasite interactions from cell biological, immunological, biochemical and molecular biological perspectives. Major protozoan and helminth parasites of humans, and unique aspects of immunity to parasites and parasite cellular biochemistry and molecular genetics. The control of parasites via vaccine development and chemotherapy.
Athena Title:BIOLOGY PARASITISM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO(BCMB)(MIBO) 8520. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Topics in Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics of Parasites
Course
Description:
Molecular genetics, cell biology, and biochemistry of parasites. Systems of unique significance to parasites will be emphasized.
Athena Title:MOLEC PARASITOL
Pre or Corequisite:CBIO 8010 or BCMB 8020 or GENE 8930
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 8920L. 1-2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit. 2-4 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Cellular Biology Research Techniques
Course
Description:
Student rotations in the research laboratories of faculty members. Not for thesis or dissertation.
Athena Title:CELLULAR BIO RES
Nontraditional Format:By arrangement with faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:CBIO 6130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 9000. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 30 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Research
Course
Description:
Research while enrolled for a doctoral degree under the direction of faculty members.
Athena Title:DOCTORAL RESEARCH
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 9010. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 15 hours credit. 2-6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Problems in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
Approved problems in cellular biology.
Athena Title:PROB CELL BIOL
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:CBIO 9030. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 18 hours credit.
Course Title:Current Literature in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
A weekly meeting to discuss primary literature in modern cell biology, developmental biology, and/or infectious diseases and molecular parasitology.
Athena Title:CURR LIT CELL BIOL
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 8030
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 9040. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Laboratory Group Meeting
Course
Description:
A weekly meeting of a faculty laboratory group where research progress and current literature are discussed.
Athena Title:LAB GROUP MEETING
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in CBIO 8040
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 9070. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 10 hours credit.
Course Title:Current Topics in Cellular Biology
Course
Description:
Current research in cellular biology. Emphasis on subdisciplinary subjects of cell and molecular biology, developmental biology, molecular parasitology, immunology, cellular neurobiology, and related areas.
Athena Title:Current Topics in Cellular Bio
Nontraditional Format:Directed Study.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:CBIO 9300. 1-15 hours. Repeatable for maximum 15 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Dissertation
Course
Description:
Dissertation writing under the direction of the major professor.
Athena Title:DOCT DISSERTATION
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and preparation of the doctoral dissertation.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
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