cell bio

  1. ashurso

    MCAT subject prevalence

    I am taking the mcat in spring 2019 and I am trying to decide which courses will courses to take at my school to help me get a better score. I will be taking Biochemistry in the fall and I am trying to decide between taking 1 of the following 3: genetics, cell bio, or physiology. The remaining...
  2. M

    Effect of Cholesterol on Cell Membrane

    Can someone double check if I'm thinking of this correctly? If the temperature increases, we want to decrease fluidity (higher temperature might cause the cell to “denature” and explode because of the more kinetic energy possible) to keep the cell stable. If the temperature drops too low (the...
  3. Sameffect

    Getting into Dental Schools with C or B-

    Hey everybody ! I'm a student who is taking 16 credit hours in this semester. I am managing a club of which I am the President, taking part in all of my group activites of my pre-health frat club, shadowing a dentist and working a part time job. Right now, I am on my way of getting 3 As, 1 B and...
  4. big-smiles

    Biology portion of the DAT

    Hi! I have heard a lot of mixed things as to what courses are sufficient in preparing you for the biology section of the DAT. Initially, I thought that the content of gen bio 1 & 2 would be enough to prepare me; however, I've heard that courses such as biochemistry, immunology, and anatomy are...
  5. renordw

    Barron's definition of Membrane Receptor

    Hey all, quick question. Barron claims hat "Membrane receptors are proteins that carry branching oligosaccharide chains on the exoplasmic surface of the cell. These side chains act as binding sites for signal molecules." Is this true? I can't find this definition anywhere else, and I am...
  6. Jsor20

    Extra Courses to prepare for NEW MCAT

    Hello everyone, I am preparing to take the MCAT at the beginning of 2017. I have one more semester to take a couple extra classes. To anyone that has taken the NEW MCAT, or anyone who has good info, what are the best courses besides the required courses. I am deciding between a physiology course...
  7. A

    Realistic Class Schedule?

    My goal is to take the MCAT Spring 2017. Here is my planned schedule for the next few semesters. I was wondering if you guys think it is realistic or if I am completely crazy! ps my Major classes will fill a few gaps for me to reach full-time and then I will only have about 2 semesters after I...