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I recently found a paper on the mechanics behind cell differentiation during embryonic development that really piqued my interest. The first author on that paper also has interesting work in morphogensis and wound healing. That sort of cellular-mechanics-type physics, making use of some cool computational techniques, is really where my interests lie.

That said, what types of courses in undergrad will best get me there? I come from am fairly small department, with literally nothing biophysics-y going on. We have 4 professors, none of whom studied biophysics in really any capacity, and thus no biophysics courses available.

By the time I graduate, I'll have taken the standard physics courses (Calc Based 1 and 2, Modern Physics, Classical Mechanics, E&M, Thermo & Stat. Mech., Adv. Physics Lab, undergrad Research, and Quantum Mechanics) and a couple others (a Computational Physics course and Optics). Math-wise, I'll also have the essentials (Calc 1 - 3, ODEs, Linear Algebra) and some electives (Discrete, Mathematical Modeling, PDEs, and Applied Statistics). In EECS I'll have at least Programming 1 and 2 in C++, a Python course, and 2 courses in electrical circuits. That's the long winded rundown... now onto the actual question.

I have enough space (or can make space, rather) for a few more courses. My options are Organic Chem 1 and 2, Biochemistry 1 (pre-req: Orgo 2), Physical Chemistry (pre-req: Orgo 1), Bioinformatics, Cell Biology (pre-req: Biochem 1), Complex Variables, or Data Structures (pre-req: Programming 2 and Discrete). I'm leaning towards OChem 1 & 2, and maybe Biochem and Bioinformatics. I'm pretty confident in my ability to self teach math and CS, and Cell Bio has the most prerequisites and would require moving my schedule around a lot. All of them are doable, I just want opinions on what would be the most useful.

Thank you so much if you've read this far! I appreciate the help :)