Module Guide before WS 2016/17

Modul LS4100 B

Medical Cell Biology 2: Part of the module B: Molecular Endocrinology (MolEndokr)


1 Semester
Turnus of offer:

each summer semester
Credit points:

Course of studies, specific field and terms:
  • Master MLS 2009 (Module part of a compulsory module), cell biology, 2nd semester
Classes and lectures:
  • Molecular Endocrinology (lecture, 2 SWS)
  • 30 Hours in-classroom work
  • 50 Hours private studies
Contents of teaching:
  • The hormone-producing organs brain,pancreatic gland, parathyroid gland, thyroid gland, adrenocortical gland and kidney
  • Principles of the structure/function relation of hormones
  • Hormone receptors and signal transduction pathways
  • Diseases and therapeutic options in patients suffering from diabetes mellitus, hypo- or hyperthyroidism, adrenal gland failure, disturbances of calcium homeostasis, renal anemia
  • Understanding the main mechanisms of hormonal actions
  • Knowledge of established and novel strategies for the treatment of diseases of specified hormone producing organs
Grading through:
  • written exam
Responsible for this module:
  • Siehe Hauptmodul
  • Brunton L, J Lazo, K Parker, McGraw-Hill: Goodman and Gilman´s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics - Comp. Inc., New York, 11th edition, 2005
  • Löffler G, Petrides PE, Heinrich: Biochemie & Pathobiochemie - (8. Aufl.), Heidelberg, Springer, 2007
  • Krämer I, Jelkmann W:: Rekombinante Arzneimittel - (2. Aufl.), Berlin Heidelberg, Springer, 2011
  • offered only in German

MLS: see main module LS4101-KP08 for details.
Nutritional Medicine: see main module EW4200-KP08 for details.
Part of LS4101-KP08, EW4200-KP08

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