BBMB 645: Molecular Signaling
(2-0) Cr. 2. Alt. S., offered odd-numbered years.
Prereq: BBMB 405 or BBMB 420; or BBMB 506 and BBMB 507
Molecular mechanisms of cellular signaling including receptor activation, desensitization and cross talk, signal transduction pathways, and nuclear receptors. Discussion includes a variety of cell surface receptors and their hormone; growth factor and extracellular matrix activators; protein kinases; caspase and transcription factor downstream signals; lipids, gases and cyclic nucleotides as regulators of cell signaling. Course content includes current literature, student and instructor presentations and research proposal writing.
...525, AGRON 538, AGRON 553, AGRON 556, BBMB 645, and PLBIO 513. Core Area 4...