Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017


BIOC 464 001 (CRN: 17397)


Department: Biosciences
Instructor: Grande-Allen, Kathryn J.
Meeting: 10:00AM - 10:50AM MWF BRC 286 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Prerequisites: BIOS 341 OR BIOC 341
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 1
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 25
Enrollment data as of: 20-AUG-2018 3:37AM
Fees: None
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
9:00AM - 12:00PM M HUM 117
Description: This course will address the biology, organization, mechanics, and turnover of extracellular matrix. There will be an emphasis on cells and cell-matrix interactions, matrix distribution within and design of connective tissues and organs techniques for quantitative analysis of matrix, techniques for measurement and modeling of connective tissue biomechanics, changes with growth and aging and tissue/matrix degradation. Recommended Prerequisite(s): BIOE 372, BIOC 341. Credit cannot be earned for BIOC 464 and BIOC 523.