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Daniel R Storm
PHCOL 530
Seattle Campus

Neuronal Signaling Pathways

Advanced consideration of the molecular events between drug or hormone binding to receptors and the resulting responses. Emphasizes roles played by signal transduction pathways in regulation of synaptic plasticity, memory formation, neuronal apoptosis, and developmental neurobiology. Prerequisite: UCONJ 532 or permission of instructor. Offered: W, even years.

Class description

This is an advanced sgnal transduction course which focuses on explaining Neurophysiology in terms of neuronal signaling mechansisms.

Pharmacology 530 will meet Wed, 3:00 to 5:00. The class will meet in K-550.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Each student will give two presentations during the quarter covering assigned papers. Emphasis on small group discussion of the papers.

Recommended preparation

Read the papers and come prepared to discuss them in class

Class assignments and grading

About 4 or 5 papers to read and analyze each week

Grades based on the two presentations and participation in class discussion. I


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Daniel R Storm
Date: 12/21/2005