Address: 1653 West Congress Parkway, 201 Kidston Hall Chicago, IL 60612 United States
OPE ID code: 980000
Date Approved: 2003-03-18
Web site: www.rushu.rush.edu
Review: The Graduate College, Cell Biology
Degree Offered: M.S.;, Ph.D. Format: Campus
Program Description: Cell biology explores the structural organization and functional integration within cells. As a field of study, its knowledge and techniques extend to all the specialized fields of the health sciences. The purpose of the Division of Cell Biology is to supplement understanding of such basic knowledge and techniques for students in the health sciences. The division encourages integration of the resources of people and facilities throughout Rush University to produce a comprehensive study of the cell. Such a purpose must be multidisciplinary for cell biology spans many departments within the University, including anatomy, biochemistry, immunology, microbiology, neurological sciences pathology, pharmacology, and physiology.