About BCOR 2500 ZRA

Explores the fundamental processes of life. Topics include cellular metabolism; structure and function of organelles; cell cycle; signal transduction; biology of cancer. CHEM 2580, BCOR 2300 recommended. Credit not awarded for both BCOR 2500 and BCOR 2505. Prerequisites: BCOR 1400 or BIOL 1400, and BCOR 1450 or BIOL 1450; or BCOR 1425; CHEM 1400, CHEM 1405, or CHEM 1410; CHEM 1450, CHEM 1455, or CHEM 1460.


Prereqs enforced by the system: BIOL 1400 / 1450 or BCOR 1400 / 1450 or BCOR 1425; CHEM 1400 or 1405 or 1410; CHEM 1450 or 1455 or 1460. Recommended: CHEM 2580 / 2585; BCOR 2300. If concurrently enrolling in CHEM 1450 / 1410, please contact Laura.A.Newman@uvm.edu for a prerequisite override. Must register for BCOR 2500 lab section. Cross listed with MMG 2990 A and BCOR 2505 A; total combined enrollment = 235. Continuing Education students only even after level restrictions are removed; Degree students register for BCOR 2500 A.

Section Description

Molecular and Cell Biology is a multidisciplinary endeavor that draws strength from biochemistry, genetics, physics, microbiology and other specialties. It is a science that asks questions about the most basic properties of life using the most sophisticated technology available. At its core, Molecular and Cell Biology is engaged in uncovering the fundamental processes of life. The implications of molecular and cell biology research are far ranging, from human health to bioremediation.

Section Expectation

This course combines lectures in a large-capacity lecture hall, and weekly laboratory exercises involving group and individual work. Students should expect to spend 2-4 hours per week on coursework outside of class, with additional time for exam preparation.


Evaluation will include four unit exams and laboratory assignments.

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