Description
Cancer Biology
A study of the molecular, cellular, biochemical, and genetic basis of cancer. Topics will include the hallmarks of cancer, cell cycle, signal transduction, oncogenes, tumor suppressor genes, angiogenesis, genome integrity, programmed cell death, and metastasis. Primary research literature will be reviewed. (College Place campus – 3 quarter hours; Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory – 5 quarter hours.) Offered alternate years.
Details
Grading Basis
A-F Grade/Audit Option
Units
3 - 5
Component
Lecture - Required
Offerings
Course
BIOL 421
Academic Group
General
Academic Organization
Biology
Campus
College Place
Enrollment Requirements
To register for upper-division courses, students must complete the GS math requirement, ENGL 121, 122, and complete or is currently registered for ENGL 223 (College Writing or its equivalent), and complete 45 quarter hours of university course work.
Course
BIOL 421
Academic Group
General
Academic Organization
Biology
Campus
Rosario
Enrollment Requirements
To register for upper-division courses, students must complete the GS math requirement, ENGL 121, 122, and complete or is currently registered for ENGL 223 (College Writing or its equivalent), and complete 45 quarter hours of university course work.