Georgia State University

Georgia State University

Cell Biology and Physiology


33 Gilmer St.

Atlanta, GA 30302

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc.- Cell Biology and Physiology ;, Ph.D.- Cell Biology and Physiology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Biology at Georgia State University offers Ph.D. and M.S. programs in cell biology and physiology (CBP). These programs prepare students for careers in biomedical research and teaching. Research areas include the function and regulation of membrane ion channels and receptors, the function of regulation of oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes and cellular responses to genotoxic stress, genetics of susceptibility to disease and aging, the transport and toxicity of heavy metals in renal tubules, the molecular and genetic basis of microtubule organization in Drosophila, and hormonal control of mammalian reproduction. More information is available at the department's Web site (listed below).


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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