Biological Sciences Center Workshops
Targeted Review Series for Anatomy and Physiology
Stop by the Perry Health Sciences ILC building, or call 919-747-0233 to sign up for a review workshop.
The ILC will help you succeed!
Review sessions are 50 minutes and are held in the ILC. Content is targeted to:
...but students in any course are welcome to attend! Space is limited, so sign up early.
Chemistry Boot Camp
Atoms, ions, molecules and the periodic table - Just the basics
Characteristics of the four major types of biological macromolecules: carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids
Protein Synthesis: The Flow of Information
An overview of the processes of transcription and translation: turning genetic information into proteins.
The process of contraction: from initiation through sarcomere shortening
Autonomic Nervous System
Sympathetic vs. parasympathetic: their functions and pathways
What's Your Type?
A B O Blood Types and compatibility
Immunity and the Role of Lymphocytes
T-Lymphocytes, B-Lymphocytes: What are they and how do they help?
Nuances of Nephrons
The process of urine formation: filtration, absorption, and secretion
Digestion: Start to Finish
The process of food breakdown, and the enzymes an hormones that assist the process.
Hormonal control of the ovarian cycle, uterine cycle, spermatogenesis and oogenesis