BIOL
GU4008
Cellular Physiology of Disease
Semester: 
Spring 2017
Section Number: 
001
Days of the Week: 
Tuesdays
Thursdays
Time: 
4:10pm - 5:25pm
Number of Credits: 
3
Course Description: 

Corequisites: BIOL GU4009 This course will present a quantitative description of the cellular physiology of excitable cells (mostly nerve and muscle). While the course will focus on examining basic mechanisms in cell physiology, there will be a thread of discussion of disease mechanisms throughout. The end of each lecture will include a discussion of the molecular mechanisms of selected diseases that relate to the topics covered in the lecture. The course will consist of two lectures per week. This course will be of interest to advanced (3000-4000 level) undergraduates that aim to pursue careers in medicine as well as those that will pursue careers in biomedical research. This course will also be of interest to graduate students desiring an introduction to the cellular physiology of nerve and muscle.

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