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BIOMS 3160

A comprehensive course covering the general characteristics of eukaryotic cells; the structure, composition, and function of subcellular organelles; and the major signal transduction pathways regulating ... view course details

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    Combined with: BIOAP 3160

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1014BIOMS 3160  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: BIOMG 1350; or previous or concurrent enrollment in BIOMG 3300, BIOMG 3310 and BIOMG 3320, or BIOMG 3330.

BIOMS 3310

This course is an introduction to the basic animal parasites, stressing systematics, taxonomy, general biology, ecological interactions, and behavior of non-medically important groups. Introduces the major ... view course details

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    Combined with: BIOMI 3310

  • 2 Credits Graded

BIOMS 4040

Course in medical microbiology, presenting the major groups of bacterial pathogens important to human and veterinary medicine. Emphasizes infection and disease pathogenesis. Topics include disease causality; ... view course details

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    Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 2 Credits Graded

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 3 Credits Graded

BIOMS 4130

Provides students with a basis for understanding the microscopic, fine-structural, and functional organization of vertebrates (primarily mammals), as well as methods of analytic morphology at the cell ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BIOAP 4130

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3071BIOMS 4130  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: BIOMG 1350. Recommended prerequisite: BIOMG 3300 or BIOMG 3310, or equivalent.

BIOMS 4140

Undergraduate course surveying system- and organ-related aspects of pharmacology. Topics include mechanisms of drug action; drug disposition; pharmacokinetics; autonomic pharmacology; pharmacology ... view course details

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    Combined with: BIOAP 4140BIONB 4140

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  3975BIOMS 4140  LEC 001

  • Prerequisites: Animal Physiology (BIOAP 3110) or Human Anatomy and Physiology (NS 3410).

BIOMS 4311

The course will introduce students to a new world of investigation into the ancient realm of human and animal associations with their parasites. Initial discoveries were parasites in tissues of Egyptian ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  •  3908BIOMS 4311  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: An introductory Biology Course and General Parasitology (3310), Medical Parasitology (4310), or permission of instructor.

BIOMS 4340

This course will integrate the immune response of the host to challenges from medically important pathogens, including viruses, parasites and bacteria, to provide a unified view of microbial pathogenesis. ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16359BIOMS 4340  LEC 001

  • Recommended prerequisite: BIOMS/BIOMI 4040 or BIOMS/BIOMI/PLPA 4090 or BIOMS/BIOMI 4310 or BIOMS 3150 or permission of the instructor. Graduate students in the Field of Immunology & Infectious Disease must contact the Department of Microbiology & Immunology (mi-admin@corne.edu) before registering for the course, to obtain information about extra requirements.

BIOMS 4580

The course will cover a number of selected topics in human physiology which will provide a fundamental understanding of physiological processes in normal and diseased states. First part of the course will ... view course details

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    Combined with: BIOAP 4580

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1015BIOMS 4580  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: BIOAP 3110 or BIOG 1440 with permission of instructor. Recommended for biological sciences majors, pre-med and pre-vet students, and beginning graduate students in physiology, engineering, nutrition, and animal science.

BIOMS 4980

Students assist in teaching a course appropriate to their previous training. Students meet with a discussion or laboratory section and regularly discuss objectives with the course instructor. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3030BIOMS 4980  IND 601

  • Prerequisite: previous enrollment in course to be taught or equivalent. Students must register using individual study form (available in 140 Roberts Hall). A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18712BIOMS 4980  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Cohen, P

BIOMS 5660

The goal of this intensive weekend workshop is to provide students an understanding of social issues of relevance to cancer patients. Topics to be covered will include: decision making and emotional issues ... view course details

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    Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 15393BIOMS 5660  LEC 001

    • SSuWarren Hall 401
    • Mar 25 - Mar 26, 2017
    • Weiss, R

  • Comm 5560, Comm 5665 recommended but not required. .

BIOMS 5665

This seminar series will provide a forum for interactions between cancer research trainees and cancer patients. Through this course, students will meet and interact with cancer patients and develop skills ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  5188BIOMS 5665  LEC 001

    • WWarren Hall 173
    • Jan 25, 2017
    • Lewenstein, B

      Richards, K

      Weiss, R

  • There are no formal course requirements for this seminar/discussion series. Students are encouraged to complete three associated workshops (COMM 5660, COMM 5665, and BIOMS 5660) that are part of a larger certificate of engagement program in Science Communication for Cancer Scientists.

BIOMS 7900

This course is organized as work-in-progress presentations by faculty, post-docs, and students participating in stem cell research. Each student in the Cornell Training Program in Stem Cell Research presents ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat