Paul LaPointe

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Cell Biology Dept

Fall Term 2020 (1730)

CELL 201 - Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introductory Cell Biology course suitable for students interested in pursuing Cell Biology specialization/honors. This course focuses on the molecular aspects of modern cell biology. Topics covered include the nucleus and gene expression; membrane structure and function; signal transduction; organelle biogenesis; cytoskeleton and cell motility; cell adhesion; the cell cycle; cancer; differentiation and stem cell technology. Reference will be made to key investigations and new technologies that have defined modern cell biology. Prerequisite: BIOL 107 or SCI 100. Pre or corequisite: CHEM 164 or 261 or SCI 100. Note: Not to be taken by students with credit in BIOL 201, in addition, not available to students currently enrolled in BIOL 201.

LECTURE A1 (173073250)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

CELL 201 - Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introductory Cell Biology course suitable for students interested in pursuing Cell Biology specialization/honors. This course focuses on the molecular aspects of modern cell biology. Topics covered include the nucleus and gene expression; membrane structure and function; signal transduction; organelle biogenesis; cytoskeleton and cell motility; cell adhesion; the cell cycle; cancer; differentiation and stem cell technology. Reference will be made to key investigations and new technologies that have defined modern cell biology. Prerequisite: BIOL 107 or SCI 100. Pre or corequisite: CHEM 164 or 261 or SCI 100. Note: Not to be taken by students with credit in BIOL 201, in addition, not available to students currently enrolled in BIOL 201.

LECTURE B1 (174093564)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (ECHA 2 490)