Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013
BIO 378 Radiation Biology
4 hours; 4 credits
The biological effects of chronic and acute exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation. The mechanisms underlying the events occurring during and after the interaction between macromolecules, isolated cells, organs, and entire organisms with irradiation. The effects of radiation at all levels of biological organization, and the biological basis for radiation safety practices are discussed.
Prerequisite: BIO 205
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