BCH611:Recent aspects in biochemical cell signaling

Membrane transport. Cell communication. Signal transduction through receptor activation, and the generation of second messengers. Ion channel functions. Cell signaling and apoptosis. Different receptors families: e.g., protein kinases, growth factor receptors, G-proteins, Phospholipase and Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase, insulin receptor, and nuclear receptors. 

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