IMC 502 Fundamentals 1: Molecules, Cells and Molecular Genetics, 8 credits

This foundation module covers fundamental concepts about the structures and functions of proteins, genes and membranes along with basic principles of signal transduction in response to hormones and factors which control growth and differentiation. This module also covers histologic types of cells and tissues which provides the basis of histology in the integrated system modules.  

Fall Semester

Number of students: 180

Required course for all first year medical students (MS1)

Course Directors: Alfred Ponticelli, PhDMark O'Brian, PhD