Guia docente 2021_22
Facultade de Ciencias do Mar
Grado en Ciencias del Mar
  Biology: Biology I
Topic Sub-topic
Cell biology, 1st part. General organisation of the eukaryotic cell
Cell evolution. Endosimbiosis: Evolutionary importance. Similarities and differences of animal and plant cells. Cell membranes: composition. Functional properties. Plasma membrane and cell surface. Cell junctions and cell adhession. Cell communication. Cytoplasm and cell organelles (I): Endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi and lysosomes. Vesicular traffic (II): peroxysomes, mitochondria and cloroplasts. Cytoeskeleron and cell movement. The nucleus: chromatin and chromosomes. The nucleolus.
Cell biology, 2nd part. Bases of embryonic development

Cell cycle: interphase and M phase. Apoptosis. Gametogenesis. Fertilization and development of the zyigote. Cell specialization.
Cell biology, 3rd part. Tissues
Animal tissues. Epithelium: General organisation and function. Conjunctive tissue and derivatives. General organisation. Specialized conjunctive tissues : general characteristics of cartilage, bone and blood. Muscular tissue. Nervous tissue. The plant cell.
Genetics DNA estructure, organisation, replication, alterations and expression.
Mendelian heredity and its variations
Liinkage and recombination
DNA technologies and their applications
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