This textbook has been designed to meet the needs of B.Sc. Third Semester students of Zoology for the Ranchi University and other universities in Jharkhand under the recommended National Education Policy 2020. It comprehensively covers the theoretical and practical aspect of the paper Cell Biology and Biostatistics.
Cell Biology aptly discusses the general concept of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells including cell theory, general structure of different cell organelles. It also discusses the endoplasmic reticulum; cytoskeleton; cell membrane structure; cell adhesion molecules and ECM; cell cycle, cell signalling, and cell culture and types of culture media. Biostatistics discusses the types of data including primary and secondary data; mean, median, mode, standard deviation, standard error, Chi square test, t-test, f-test, ANOVA, correlation and regression analysis. Relevant experiments corresponding to the theoretical topics and examples have been presented systematically to help students achieve sound conceptual understanding and learn experimental procedures.