Course Descriptions

BIOL 59500 Cell Biology of Plants Next offered Fall 2019

Session Offered:

Fall Credit 3.0

Prerequisites:

BIOL 42000

Description:

 This is an alternating year course, next offered Fall2015.

This lecture course, aimed at upper division undergraduates and graduate students, will cover aspects of cellular biology which are fundamental to our understanding of plant growth, differentiation and development.  The course content assumes that the student will have a strong background in the cell biology of eukaryotes, and some exposure to basic problems in plant biology.  Topics to include:  techniques of modern cell biology; cell division and cell cycle regulation; cytoplasmic streaming and intracellular motility; structure and function of peroxisomes, vacuoles, cell walls, and plastids; protein import, cell-cell communication and plasmodesmata.

Instructor(s):

Daniel B. Szymanski

Daniel B. Szymanski
Christopher J. Staiger


E-mail:
dszyman@purdue.edu;staiger@purdue.edu

Textbook(s):

Text:  Biochemistry & Molecular Biology of Plants
Year/Edition:
ISBN:
Author(s):  Buchanan, Gruissem & Jones
Publisher: ASPB

Notes:

course is offered every other year. next offering fall 2019



Course Format:

 

CRN

Instructional Type

Section

Day

Time

Room(s)

50456

75-min Lecture

009

TTH

12-1:15pm

LILY 3102



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