Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

BIOE 524 001 (CRN: 13737)

EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX

Long Title: EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX
Department: Bioengineering
Instructor: Grande-Allen, K. Jane
Meeting: 10:00AM - 10:50AM MWF BRC 286 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
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
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 25
Section Enrolled: 13
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 25
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 18
Enrollment data as of: 28-SEP-2020 2:45PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
16-DEC-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM M BRC 286
 
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. Additional projects will be required of graduate level students. Recommended Prerequisite(s): BIOE 372, BIOC/BIOE 341. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for BIOE 524 if student has credit for BIOE 464.