Physiology and Cell Biology
Formerly: part of 190A
An introductory course in the biological sciences. Biological chemistry, cellular diversity, membrane structure and function, energy transduction, DNA replication. Structure, growth, nutrition, and development of plants; principles of animal physiology including homeostatic mechanisms, circulation, gas exchange, osmoregulation, thermoregulation, defense systems, chemical signalling, reproduction and development.
- Credit will be granted for only one of BIOL 186, BIOL 190A.
- BIOL 184 and BIOL 186 may be taken in any order.
- Students who have passed a placement exam may request permission to register in the course.