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Spring course: Physiological Adaptations to the Environment

Bad things are happening to the
planet and it’s biosphere, and
we are all complicit in the cause.
So you better take this course!


Spring 2019 | MWR1:35 - 2:40 | CRN 35052
EEMB3450 Physiological Adaptations to the Environment

Focuses on the evolutionary mechanisms and processes by which organisms adapt physiologically to the diverse, often seemingly "hostile," habitats found on planet Earth. Topics include adaptation of cellular metabolism and its regulation, adaptations to the presence and absence of oxygen, the roles of water and microsolutes in regulation of the internal environment of cells, and the eects of temperature - high vs. low, variable vs. constant - on cellular function and the biogeographic distribution of organisms.

Monday, December 31, 2018

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COS, Marine and Environmental Sciences

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