HMB437H1: The Biology of the Human Metallome

Hours

24L

This course will discuss how heavy metals are integral to organ function through various biological pathways, the importance of metal regulation and control and its relationship with gene transcription. An introduction of metallo-therapeutics will also be featured, ranging from neurodegenerative therapies to cancer treatment.

Prerequisite
Completion of 14.0 credits including one of HMB265H1/ BIO260H1, one of BIO230H1/ BIO255H1, and BCH210H1
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
Living Things and Their Environment (4)
Mode of Delivery
In Class