Subject: Physiology and Pharmacology
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Medicine
Department: Anat Physio Pharma


This course reviews various studies linking genomic information to functional changes occurring at the cellular, organ and whole organism levels. Genetic differences responsible or predisposing an individual for a trait or disease in a particular environment are discussed. Attention is given to the translation of the new knowledge to novel therapeutic approaches.

Prerequisite(s): PHPY 302.3; PHPY 303.3; PHPY 304.3 or CPPS 304.3; and BMSC 220.3 or BIOL 226.3, or permission of the instructor.
Note: The former PHSI 436.3 has been re-organized to include a pharmacogenomic component. Students with credit for PHSI 436.3 cannot take this course for credit.

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