Harold HoopsProfessor of Biology
Dr. Hoops has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1987.
An introduction to molecular and structural organization of the eukaryotic cell. Topics include: the plasma membrane, internal membranes, synthesis of proteins, membrane bound organelles, photosynthesis and respiration, the cytoskeleton and motility, cell growth and division, hormones and receptors, and nerve cells and electrical properties of membranes. Restricted to majors. Prerequisites: BIOL 222 and CHEM 211 or CHEM 223.
A project based course designed to help students acquire the skills required in electron microscopy. Students will learn to prepare biological samples for transmission and scanning electron microscopy, to operate the electron microscopes and ancillary equipment, and to select, process and interpret images. Restricted to majors. Prerequisites: BIOL 378. Offered every spring