PHGY 520 Ion Channels (3 credits)

Offered by: Physiology (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Physiology : A discussion of the principal theories and interesting new developments in the study of ion channels. Based on a textbook, computer exercises and critical reading and presentation of research papers. Topics include: Properties of voltage-and ligand-gated channels, single channel analysis, structure and function of ion channels.

Terms: Fall 2018

Instructors: Reza Sharif Naeini, David S Ragsdale, John W Hanrahan, Philippe Seguela, Derek Bowie, Maria Prager-Khoutorsky (Fall)

  • Winter

  • Offered in even numbered years

  • 1 1/2 hour lecture, 1 1/2 hour seminar

  • Prerequisite: PHGY 311

  • Priority to Graduate and Honours students; others by permission of instructors.