Cell Biology 206

Syllabus   Spring 2010 Schedule.version 2

Thinking about enrolling in Cell Bio for Spring 2010?  email me if you have questions

Final Exam Schedule  Spring 2010


Science Learning Center Hours  as of 2-2-10

Also,  Open this Sat. 2-6-  from 11am to 3pm


Capital Science Lectures at the Carnegie Institute  Washington DC


Structural Biology  pdf  from NIGMS

studying the role of Proteins


View this Animation for an overview of roles of Molecules inside cells

Cell Crawling Animation  NIGMS Biomedical Beat


NIGMS  Image Gallery


Center for Disease Control

CDC  H1N1  Flu Info   &   Things You Can Do




HHMI Holiday Lectures


Brain Awareness Week March 15 - 21, 2010

 by Dana Foundation and SFN (Society for Neuroscience)


NVCC  Is the College Open?

How to Study

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and Charles C. Bonwell, Green Mountain Falls, Colorado 80819 U.S.A. 


Capital Science Lectures

Cool resources

Cell Signaling  SABiosciences

TGF Beta Signaling Pathway


NCBI - National Center for Biotechnology Information

NCBI tutorials


NOVA Resources

transfer to Mason

NVCC Transfer overview

NVCC Biotech AAS degree



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Interesting Articles

Genomic differences among individual humans  May 1 2008

Link to article on NEW use for  F1  ATPase!!

Molecular Cell Biology   Neurotransmitters: effect of Calcium influx

Signaling   Membrane trafficking of signal-transducing receptors


Speaking of Stem Cells. . . .

Link on Hematopoeisis and Blood Stem cells fusing with Neurons to trigger new neuronal growth:

"Inflammation Triggers Cell Fusions That Could Protect Neurons"

Apoptosis Poster

"Our work shows that TGF enhances human breast cancer metastasis and reveals how tumor cells learn to exploit cytokines by making them work as a relay system to promote the spread of breast cancer," said the study's senior author, Joan Massagué, PhD, Chairman of the Cancer Biology and Genetics Program at MSKCC and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator.   - from Bioscience Technology



Additional Resources

Online Biology Book  M. Farabee  at Maricopa CC

Society for Neuroscience  Brain Facts

Animations for Cell Bio by John Kyrk

"The Biology Project"  Univ. of Arizona   Biochem

Great tutorials and reviews of Chemistry for Biology students!


Interesting links:  topics of  relevance to recent lectures.

Cell Singaling link (for interested students)

HHMI News Article:  Role of Dynamin 1 in Nerve Cell Function


More  Resources -

Council of Biological Editors

 Public Library of Science  An Online journal

NSF  National Science Foundation