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7.25 Biological Regulatory Mechanisms

 

 

Image credit: Memorial University of Newfoundland, Biochemistry Dept., course 3107.
The materials and information for this class can be found on Stellar.  

Course Description

 

Cells utilize a variety of mechanisms to regulate gene expression, growth, development, and behavior in response to both external and internal conditions. Examines basic principles of biological regulation, focusing on several well-studied examples, usually drawn from microbial species. Reading includes primary literature and review articles with emphasis on how we know what we know, and how to think experimentally.

Enrollment limited to 40.