LMP350H1 - Introduction to Pathobiology II
Molecular basis of tissue repair and fibrosis, endocrine and signaling disorders, introduction to neurodegenerative diseases.
Animal models and genetic basis of disease.
Mechanisms infection by virus, bacteria and parasites.
Topics are chosen to complement LMP340H1 and introduce areas that may be explored in more depth in 400-level LMP courses.
Office address: 1 King’s College Circle, MSB 6275
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Wednesday 9:00-11:00 am
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- Hours: 24L/12T
- Prerequisite information: Enrolment is limited to students specialized in Pathobiology who have completed, or are completing, the first and second year requirements of the program.
- Prerequisite: LMP340H1
- Exclusions: LMP300Y1, LMP301H1, LMP363H1
- Distribution requirements: Science
- Breadth requirement: Living Things and Their Environment (4)
- Enrolment limits: 40 students
Term test (multiple choice), Feb. 24 – 20 %
Assignment, Due March 26 – 40 %
Final exam (weighted cumulative), April 2021 – 40 %
Schedule - Winter 2021
|January 6, 2021||Biomedical genetics I||David Irwin|
|January 13, 2021||Biomedical genetics II||David Irwin|
|January 20, 2021||ECM I: Fibrosis and repair||Mohit Kapoor|
|January 27, 2021||ECM II: MSCs and ECM remodeling||Viswanathan|
|February 3, 2021||Animal models||Susan Camilleri|
|February 10, 2021||Viruses||Jeffrey Lee|
|February 17, 2021||Reading week|
|February 24, 2021||Term test/assignment discussion||Doug Templeton|
|March 3, 2021||Bacteria||Jeffrey Lee|
|March 10, 2021||Parasites||Jeffrey Lee|
|March 17, 2021||Pathobiology of Steroidogenesis||Gershon|
|March 24, 2021||Metabolic and endocrine disorders I||Harry Elsholtz|
|March 31, 2021||Metabolic and endocrine disorders II||Harry Elsholtz|