Last modified: 31 Jul 2023 11:19
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course provides (1) a recap and extension of third year material and (2) a more advanced account of selected topics some of which relate to the research interests of the individual academic staff of Biomedical Sciences and others which are topical areas in molecular pharmacology. The topics for study will include: cellular and molecular actions of drugs (thalidomide, Parkinson’s disease and addiction), bioinformatics and systems biology applied to pharmacology, sphingosine-1-phosphate signalling, G-protein-coupled receptor activation, signalling and trafficking, diabetes and insulin resistance, marine natural products and gastro-intestinal pharmacology and therapeutics.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Case Study 15%
Alternative Resit Assessment
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Analyse||To learn how to analyse and interpret primary scientific data and present the findings to a broad audience.|