BIOL 319 Introduction to Biophysics (3 credits)

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Offered by: Biology (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Biology (Sci) : Introduction to biophysics: the investigation of the physical laws which apply to biological molecules and cells. Principles covered include Brownian motion, low Reynolds-number environments, forces relevant to cells and molecules, chemical potentials, and free energies; these principles are applied to enzymes as molecular machines, membranes, DNA, and RNA.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Sabrina Leslie (Winter)