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CS92PROD
Muscle and Nerve Development
BIOL 343
Fall 2008 not offered
Crosslisting: NS&B 543, BIOL 543, NS&B 343

We will examine the structure and function of muscle cells, the development of muscle cell identity, the development of motor neurons, and the interactions between nerve and muscle that lead to a functioning neuromuscular system. The course will focus primarily on vertebrate model systems such as chick, mouse, and fish. We will also examine human diseases, including muscular dystrophies and related neuromuscular disorders.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: ([MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND [BIOL182 or MB&B182] AND BIOL218) OR ([MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND [BIOL182 or MB&B182] AND [MB&B212 or BIOL212]) OR ([MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND [BIOL182 or MB&B182] AND [NS&B213 or BIOL213 or PSYC240])
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(NS&B)(SISP)

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