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Course Info

  • Course Number / Code:
  • 7.06 (Spring 2007) 
  • Course Title:
  • Cell Biology 
  • Course Level:
  • Undergraduate 
  • Offered by :
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
    Massachusetts, United States  
  • Department:
  • Biology 
  • Course Instructor(s):
  • Prof. Terry Orr-Weaver
    Prof. Hidde Ploegh 
  • Course Introduction:

  • 7.06 Cell Biology

    Spring 2007

    Course Highlights

    7.06 Cell Biology

    Spring 2007

    Animal cell with organelles labelled.
    An illustration of the structure of an animal cell. (Image courtesy of Wikipedia.)

    Course Description

    This course deals with the biology of cells of higher organisms: The structure, function, and biosynthesis of cellular membranes and organelles; cell growth and oncogenic transformation; transport, receptors, and cell signaling; the cytoskeleton, the extracellular matrix, and cell movements; chromatin structure and RNA synthesis.

    Technical Requirements

    Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .swf.


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