Science - Course - Biochemical and Molecular Toxicology

  • Course Code: BCHM447
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3crs.: 3lec.)
  • Course Type: Departmental Elective (DE)

Course Description

This course presents an overview of the basic principles of toxicology and examines factors that affect the toxicity of foreign substances. Topics include the absorption, distribution, excretion, metabolism of various toxins. Signaling pathways at the molecular level that regulate cellular responses to toxicant exposure are also discussed. Pre-req.: BCHM 331.