This class will examine primary scientific evidence showing the role of transition metals in the development of various diseases that are established early in development. The course objective is to teach the biochemistry of transition metals in cells and how metal imbalance (absence or overload) leads to various diseases like Wilson, Menkes, mitochondrial myopathies, and even cancer.
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|Course Format: Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: MB&B191 AND MB&B208 AND CHEM251
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MB&B)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Selected readings from primary literature and case studies
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Students will give presentations on primary literature.
|Instructor(s): Padilla-Benavides,Teresita Times: ..T.... 09:50AM-11:20AM; Location: ONLINE; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 19||SR major: 3||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: 5||GRAD: 13||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: 0|
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