Cell Signaling and Systems (IB814)

Programme: 

M.Tech (IB)

Category: 

Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)

Content: 

Introduction to cell signalling pathways and networks. Components of signalling pathways-receptors-protein phosphorylation-cyclic nucleotides-G-proteins- Inositol phosphate- reactive oxygen species-nitrogen species-toll like receptors-cytokine-receptors-apoptosis-innate immunity receptors. Systems biology-modelling of signalling networks-network motifs-feedback and feed forward systems.

References: 

Hancock J T. Cell signaling. Oxford University press. 2nd edition-2005. Gomperts BD. Signal transduction. Academic press. 1st edition-2003. Alone U. An Introduction to Systems Biology: Design Principles of Biological Circuits. Chapman and Hall/CRC.1st edition-2006.

Department: 

Chemical Engineering
 

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Hari Mahalingam, Associate Professor and Head
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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