DYNAMICS OF BIOLOGCL MEMBRANES
Prerequisites: Undergraduate cell biology or BME 3001. The structure and dynamics of biological (cellular) membranes are discussed, with an emphasis on biophysical properties. Topics will include membrane composition, fluidity, lipid asymmetry, lipid-protein interactions, membrane turnover, membrane fusion, transport, lipid phase behavior. In the second half of the semester, students will lead discussions of recent journal articles.
Department: Biomedical Engineering(CBME)
Subject: Biomedical Engineering(BMEN)
School: Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Division: School of Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate
Course ID: 4560