PHGY 515 Blood-Brain Barrier in Health and Disease (3 credits)

Offered by: Physiology (Faculty of Science)


Physiology : Molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying the organization and regulation of the bloodbrain barrier, highlighting neurological diseases associated with the blood-brain barrier breakdown and give an overview of experimental approaches to study blood-brain barrier.

Terms: Fall 2019

Instructors: Maria Prager-Khoutorsky, Jack P Antel, Edith Hamel, Richard Hoge, Alexey Kostikov, Luke Healy, Roberto Diaz (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 1.5 hours Lecture and 1.5 hours Seminar weekly

  • Prerequisite: PHGY 313 or PHGY 314 and permission of the instructor