Examination of the multitude of coordinated interactions that must occur between sub-cellular compartments for a cell to be able to function and to respond adequately to its local environment. Laboratory focuses on analysis of signaling and response mechanisms used by eukaryotic cells and includes student-designed research projects.
Successful completion of BIO 111/113 is required. One laboratory meeting per week. Satisfies Group A. Students with credit for BIO 238 may not enroll in BIO 208.