Paul LaPointe

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

Contact

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Cell Biology Dept
Email
paul.lapointe@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-1804
Address
5-51B Medical Sciences Building
8613 - 114 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H7

Courses

CELL 201 - Introduction to Molecular Cell Biology

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.

Fall Term 2020 Winter Term 2021

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