MCB 32 Lecture 1 - Molecular Cell Biology 32 Professor...

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Unformatted text preview: Molecular Cell Biology 32 Professor 08/26/10 Lecture 1 ASUC Lecture Notes Online is the only authorized note-taking service at UC Berkeley. Do not share, copy, or illegally distribute (electronically or otherwise) these notes. Our student-run program depends on your individual subscription for its continued existence. These notes are copyrighted by the University of California and are for your personal use only. D O N O T C O P Y Sharing or copying these notes is illegal and could end note taking for this course. ANNOUNC E M ENTS Bspace has slides of lecture. Going to lecture and slides are very important. Print out slides and make into reader to take notes during class. Make your own reader using these print outs. Discussion begins this week and is almost full. Pop quizzes will be 10% of your grade and the material on quiz will be from text book questions in back of each section. S t ud e n t : do different editions have different questions? Older editions will work. Only one scheduled office hours, the other is by appointment. Midterms (3X 100=300) Final (100) Best 4 (of 6) 40 pts Total 440 No makeup exams! Last midterm and final are at the same time. Third midterm covers the last section and final is cumulative. Test will consist of multiple choice, short answers, fill in the blank and matching questions. L E C TURE Today we will discuss cells and tissues, organs and organ systems. I will abbreviate 1 st chapter of book in one slide. Ti ss u e group similar cells performing one function. Examples are Muscle, Epithelial, nervous, Connective. An Organ is a Group of tissue performing a specific function. N e rvou s- is used to sense hot and cold, sense pressure. Conn ec tiv e : e x bone. Organ s y s t e m : Multiple organs performing one function (Ex: cardiovascular, respiratory, GI, Renal system) Body fluid . Humans have 60 % water. Control is important. Skin separates internal (inside) and the outside of the body (external). Internal is kept at a constant state (homeostasis) by absorbing nutrients from GI tract and kidneys (used to filter blood and get rid of waste products), respiratory system (lungs), and the cardiovascular system (blood)....
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2010 for the course MCB 57703 taught by Professor Machen during the Fall '08 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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MCB 32 Lecture 1 - Molecular Cell Biology 32 Professor...

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