Lec 1 - Lec 1 (03/29/10): Introduction to Cell Biology (Ch...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lec 1 (03/29/10): Introduction to Cell Biology (Ch 1) Prof: Benjamin Edwrads 3033C Science Lab Building office 754-7360 TA: Catalina Simion csimion@ucdavis.edu Office hour: 3061 SLB Monday-Thursday 9-10:30AM Required text: Cell and Molecular Biology, G. Karp, 5 th edition (Wiley and Sons, 2007) Quiz Friday, April 9 – 6% Midterm 1 Monday, April 19 - 27% Midterm 2 Friday, May 14 - 27% Final Thursday, June 10 – 40% 3:30-5:30PM Grades: 89%=A 75%=B 60%=C 50%=D Sensory Nerves Determine the Pattern of Arterial Differentiation and Blood Vessel Branching in the Skin- Read the Introduction Why should we study cells? 1. Since the cell is the fundamental unit of all animal and plant life, and only cells are capable of producing other cells, it’s a good idea to understand how they work. 2. Defects in specific cell types underlie most, if not all, important human diseases. 3. We don’t know “anything” about how normal cells are regulated, much less how abnormal cells arise and do what they do. (vast unknown component)
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 05/19/2010 for the course BIS BIS 104 taught by Professor Privalsky during the Spring '09 term at UC Davis.

Page1 / 2

Lec 1 - Lec 1 (03/29/10): Introduction to Cell Biology (Ch...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online