475--Plant Cell Biology

This course will cover the cell biological aspects of several plant cellular processes, including cytokinesis, cell expansion, tip growth, cell-to-cell communication, and intracellular protein sorting. An emphasis will be made on experimental approaches used to understand these processes at the molecular level. A discussion of model organisms and cell types will be included. Formats will include lectures, discussions, and in-class student presentations. Prerequisite: A grade of B- or better in BIOL 283 or 285.

Offered Spring Semesters Only - Will be offered Spring 25

Biology Core Requirement Area: 
Cellular Biology and Development
Plant requirement: 
Yes
Lab Requirement: 
No
General Education Requirement: 
No