This course will revisit basic cell biology, envisioning the future of the field. The goal is getting an idea of how to ask one’s own question in cell biology. Active engagement in the class is strongly encouraged. The course bridges undergraduate and graduate levels.
DNA, RNA, Proteins
DNA Replication, Repair, and Recombination
Membranes and Organelle
Cell Cycle and Cancer
Stem Cells and Regeneration
Before attending the class, participants should skim at least one cell biology textbook for beginners, such as “Molecular Biology of the Cell” or “Essential Cell Biology”.