BIO 225                                                       Spring 1998
10 MWF                                                        J.M.Sidie



Jan 21     Cellular Structure/Microscopy                    (1)
    23     Cellular Diversity/Cellular Evolution            (1)

    26     Biochemical Bonds                                (2)
    28     Small Organic Molecules                          (2)
    30     Macromolecules/Structure-Activity                (2)

Feb  2     Enzymes/Catalysis                                (3)
     4     Free Energy Changes/Biochemical Oxidation        (3)
     6     Molecular Biosynthesis                           (3)

     9     Glycolysis/Fermentation/Coupled Reactions        (4)
    11     Citric Acid Cycle/Electron Transport             (4)
    13     EXAM

    16     Protein Structure/Primary/Secondary/Tertiary     (5)
    18     Protein Function                                 (5)
    20     How Proteins Work/Binding Sites/Conformation     (5)

    23     Structure/Function of DNA                        (6)
    25     DNA Replication/DNA Polymerase                   (6)
    27     DNA Repair/Mutation/Gene Stability               (6)

Mar  2     From DNA to RNA/Transcription                    (7)
     4     From RNA to Protein/Translation                  (7)
     6     Origin of Life/Pre-Biotic Conditions             (7)

     9     SPRING VACATION
    11        "      "
    13        "      "

    16     Membrane Structure/Lipid Bilayer                 (11)
    18     Membrane Proteins                                (11)
    20     EXAM

    23     Membrane Carrier Proteins                        (12)
    25     Ion Channels                                     (12)
    27     Mitochondria                                     (13)

    30     Chloroplasts                                     (13)
Apr  1     Membrane-Bound Organelles                        (14)
     3     Secretory Pathways                               (14)

     6     Cell Signalling/G-Proteins                       (15)
     8     Enzyme-Linked Receptors                          (15)
    10     EXAM











Apr 13     Cytoskeleton/Intermediate Filaments              (16)
    15     Microtubules                                     (16)
    17     Actin Filaments                                  (16)

    20     Cell Cycle - Mitosis/Cytokinesis                 (17)
    22     Meiosis                                          (17)
    24     Cell Cycle Control                               (18)

    27     Control of Cell Numbers                          (18)
    29     Extracellular Matrix/Connective Tissue           (19)
May  1     Epithelial Sheets                                (19)

     4     Cancer                                           (19)
     5     READING DAY

     6     FINAL EXAM     9:00 AM




           text: Essential Cell Biology - Alberts et al (1998)
                 Garland Publishing


           grading:   Exam #1               =  16.6%
                      Exam #2               =  16.6%
                      Exam #3               =  16.6%
                      Final                 =  16.6%
                      Friday Quizzes(10)    =  16.6%
                      Laboratory            =  16.6%



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