Credit: 4 hours.
Introductory course focusing on the basic structure, metabolic, and molecular processes (including membranes, energy metabolism, genes) common to all cells. Emphasis on unique properties that differentiate the major sub-groups of organisms (Archaea, Bacteria, plants, and animals), and will discuss how cells are integrated into tissues and organs in multicellular organisms.
For further information: www.life.illinois.edu/mcb/150. Students must register for one discussion and one lecture section.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria in Fall 2017 for a Illinois: Life Sciences course