Molecular Metabolism

GMS FC 706

This optional module of the Foundations in Biomedical Sciences curriculum focuses on the biochemical, cellular and molecular mechanisms that regulate cell and tissue-specific fuel metabolism. The course will present an integrated view of biochemistry and the control of cellular and organismal functions with regard to nutrient utilization. Classes include small group discussions of key papers. Mechanisms that allow cells to survive variations in nutrient supply (starvation, feeding, nutrient excess/stress) and how these mechanisms contribute to metabolic derangements contribute to disease pathogenesis (e.g. diabetes, obesity, cancer) will be discussed. 2 cr, Spring sem.

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Pilch T 2:00 pm-4:00 pm MED Campus
A1 Pilch R 10:00 am-11:50 am MED Campus

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