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Jennifer L Cruise

Professor
Degree
Ph.D., Duke University
Office
OWS 361/Lab: OWS 360
Phone
(651) 962-5236
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5236
Mail
OWS 352
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
Saint Paul MN 55105

Professional Interests

  • The role of monomeric GTPases in the regulation of cell attachment, migration, and proliferation.
  • Genomic structure of mammalian gene promoters.
  • Applying the tools of cell biology to questions in population biology.

Current Projects:

  • Effect of Rap1 proteins on cell proliferation and programmed cell death.
  • Identification of promoter control regions of the human rap1A and rap1B genes.
  • Using mitochondrial function to test fitness predictions of mating system alternatives in an invasive freshwater snail.
     

Spring 2016 Courses

Spring 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
BIOL 371 - 01 Cell Biology - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 OWS 250
CRN: 20601 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jennifer L. Cruise An advanced investigation of topics in cell structure and the regulation of cellular activities, including signal transduction, protein transport, cell-cycle regulation, and cellular movement, emphasizing molecular mechanisms, current concepts and their experimental basis. Includes significant use of the primary literature. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 209 and in CHEM 201

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BIOL 371 - 51 Cell Biology / Lab - - W - - - - 1335 - 1735 OWS 389
CRN: 20602 0 Credit Hours Instructor: Jennifer L. Cruise An advanced investigation of topics in cell structure and the regulation of cellular activities, including signal transduction, protein transport, cell-cycle regulation, and cellular movement, emphasizing molecular mechanisms, current concepts and their experimental basis. Includes significant use of the primary literature. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 209 and in CHEM 201

Schedule Details

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BIOL 371 - 52 Cell Biology / Lab - - - R - - - 1330 - 1730 OWS 389
CRN: 20608 0 Credit Hours Instructor: Jennifer L. Cruise An advanced investigation of topics in cell structure and the regulation of cellular activities, including signal transduction, protein transport, cell-cycle regulation, and cellular movement, emphasizing molecular mechanisms, current concepts and their experimental basis. Includes significant use of the primary literature. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 209 and in CHEM 201

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