PHMCOL-M/​PHM SCI  521 — PHARMACOLOGY I

3 credits.

Pharmacological actions of important drugs, including drugs that affect the peripheral nervous system, the central nervous system, and the gastrointestinal tract. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M/​PHM SCI  522 — PHARMACOLOGY II

3-4 credits.

Pharmacological actions of important drugs, including hematopoietic, thrombolytic, antihyperlipidemic, immunopharmacologic, anticancer, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, antihypertensive, antianginal, and anti-arrhythmic agents, and agents used to treat congestive heart failure. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M/​ANATOMY/​B M E/​MED PHYS/​PHYSICS/​RADIOL  619 — MICROSCOPY OF LIFE

3 credits.

Survey of state of the art microscopic, cellular and molecular imaging techniques, beginning with subcellular microscopy and finishing with whole animal imaging. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M/​M&ENVTOX/​MEDICINE/​ONCOLOGY/​PHM SCI/​POP HLTH  625 — TOXICOLOGY I

3 credits.

Basic principles of toxicology and biochemical mechanisms of toxicity in mammalian species and man. Correlation between morphological and functional changes caused by toxicants in different organs of the body. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M/​M&ENVTOX/​MEDICINE/​PHM SCI/​POP HLTH  626 — TOXICOLOGY II

3 credits.

Survey of the basic methods and fundamental biochemical mechanisms of toxicity. Toxicity in mammalian organ systems, techniques for evaluating toxicity, as well as mechanisms of species specificity, and environmental interactions (with toxicant examples) are presented. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M/​BIOCHEM/​ZOOLOGY  630 — CELLULAR SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION MECHANISMS

3 credits.

Comprehensive coverage of human hormones, growth factors and other mediators; emphasis on hormone action and biosynthesis, cell biology of hormone-producing cells. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M 699 — INDEPENDENT STUDY

1-3 credits.

Directed study projects for juniors and seniors. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M 781 — MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR PRINCIPLES IN PHARMACOLOGY

4 credits.

Provides an in-depth introduction to the molecular and cellular principles of pharmacology. Emphasis is on the mechanisms of drug and small molecule action in cells, with a particular focus on downstream signaling pathways, second messenger systems, protein kinase cascades, and the regulation of gene transcription. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M 875 — SPECIAL TOPICS IN PHARMACOLOGY

1-3 credits.

Special topics in pharmacology. Topics may vary. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M 901 — SEMINAR AND JOURNAL CLUB

1-2 credits.

Students and staff present research reports of current interest. Enroll Info: None

PHMCOL-M 990 — RESEARCH

1-12 credits.

Research facilities of the department available to qualified students. Enroll Info: None