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Approved Advanced Courses

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Course # Title/Description Hours ADV LAB SP FA SU Syllabus
MCB 300 Microbiology 3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 301 Experimental Microbiology 3 ADV LAB SP FA PDF
MCB 314 Introduction to Neurobiology
Equivalent to: NEUR 314
3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 316 Genetics and Disease
Credit is not given for both MCB 316 and MCB 317
4 ADV FA PDF
MCB 317 Genetics and Genomics
Credit is not given for both MCB 316 and MCB 317
4 ADV SP SU PDF
MCB 320 Mechanisms of Human Disease 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 364 Eukaryotic Cell Biology Laboratory 2 ADV LAB SP FA PDF
MCB 400 Cancer Cell Biology 3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 401 Cellular Physiology 3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 402 Sys & Integrative Physiology 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 406 Gene Expression & Regulation
Equivalent to: BIOC 406
3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 408 Immunology 3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 410 Developmental Biology, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 413 Endocrinology 3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 424 Microbial Biochemistry 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 426 Bacterial Pathogenesis 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 428 Microbial Pathogens Laboratory 2 ADV LAB FA PDF
MCB 429 Cellular Microbiology & Disease
Not currently being offered
3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 431 Microbial Physiology
Offered in fall of odd numbered years only.
3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 432 Computing in Molecular Biology 3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 435 Evolution of Infectious Disease 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 436 Global Biosecurity 1 ADV FA PDF
MCB 442 Comparative Immunobiology
Equivalent to: ANSC 450, PATH 410
Offered in spring of even numbered years only.
4 ADV SP
MCB 446 Physical Biochemistry
Equivalent to: BIOC 446, CHEM 472
3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 458 Basic Human Pathology
Not currently being offered
3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 461 Cell & Molecular Neuroscience
Equivalent to: NEUR 461
3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 462 Integrative Neuroscience
Equivalent to: NEUR 462
3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 465 Human Metabolic Disease 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 471 Cell Structure and Dynamics
Not offered Fall 2021
3 ADV FA PDF
MCB 480 Eukaryotic Cell Signaling 3 ADV SP PDF
MCB 493 Special Topics Mol Cell Biol
See sections for full details. Only some sections count as advanced MCB courses or advanced MCB labs.

APL – Advanced Physiology Lab, Fall and Spring; counts as advanced MCB lab

EPI – Epigenetics, Fall 2021; counts as advanced MCB course

GDC – Genetic Disorders and Counseling, FA only; counts as advanced MCB course

RCB – Archaeal Cell Biology, Not currently being offered

VIR – Virology, FA only; counts as advanced MCB course
1 to 4 ADV LAB SP FA PDF
BIOC 406 Gene Expression & Regulation
Equivalent to: MCB 406
3 ADV SP PDF
BIOC 440 Physical Chemistry Principles
Equivalent to: CHEM 440B
Only Section B is approved as an advanced MCB course.
4 ADV SP FA PDF
BIOC 446 Physical Biochemistry
Equivalent to: CHEM 472, MCB 446
3 ADV SP PDF
BIOC 455 Technqs Biochem & Biotech 4 ADV LAB SP PDF
BIOC 460 Biochemistry Senior Seminar 3 ADV FA PDF
BIOP 401 Introduction to Biophysics 3 ADV FA
NEUR 314 Introduction to Neurobiology
Equivalent to: MCB 314
3 ADV FA PDF
NEUR 413 Psychopharmacology
Equivalent to: PSYC 413
3 or 4 ADV SP
NEUR 414 Brain, Learning, and Memory 3 or 4 ADV SP