Biomedical Sciences (BIOMS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOAP 3160

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1010 BIOMS 3160   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMI 3310

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1413 BIOMS 3310   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: one year introductory biology.

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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Syllabi:
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1708 BIOMS 4040   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMI 2900.

Syllabi:
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1709 BIOMS 4040   LEC 002

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1710 BIOMS 4040   DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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Syllabi:
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BIOAP 4130

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  1538 BIOMS 4130   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMG 1350. Recommended prerequisite: BIOMG 3300 or BIOMG 3310, or equivalent.

  •  1539 BIOMS 4130   LAB 401

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOAP 4140BIONB 4140

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1825 BIOMS 4140   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  •  1808 BIOMS 4311   LEC 001

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

BIOMS 4340

Understanding the disease state induced by infection with a microbial pathogen requires knowledge of both the infectious agent and the host. This course will integrate the immune response of the host to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMS 6340

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16909 BIOMS 4340   LEC 001

    • TR Stocking Hall 202
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • VanderVen, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 14333 BIOMS 4980   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: previous enrollment in course to be taught or equivalent. Students must register using the special study form available online: https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/IndStudyPolicy.aspx. A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation

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 may include but are not limited to psychological ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 11910 BIOMS 5660   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Recommended prerequisite: COMM 5665

BIOMS 6251

This course, which is intended to follow BIOMS 6151, will teach students how to critically interpret immunology and infectious disease research. The course will use cutting edge papers to develop student's ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 19190 BIOMS 6251   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    This course is intended for graduate students in the BBS program with a concentration in immunology and infectious disease; or by instructor consent.

BIOMS 6340

Understanding the disease state induced by infection with a microbial pathogen requires knowledge of both the infectious agent and the host. This course will integrate the immune response of the host to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMS 4340

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18015 BIOMS 6340   LEC 001

    • TR Stocking Hall 202
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • VanderVen, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1957 BIOMS 7900   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    There will be optional meetings at the usual meeting time and location (CVM Lecture Hall 2) prior to the start of the semester on 1/17/2022 and following the end of the semester on 5/16/2022.