Cell Signaling and Systems (CH870)


M.Tech (IBT)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Introduction to cell signaling pathways and networks, Components of signaling 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-modeling of signalling networks-network motifs-feedback and feedforward systems.


Cell Signaling J.T. Hancock, Oxford university press, 2nd edition, 2005.
Signal transduction B.D. Gomperts, Academic press, 1st edition, 2003.
An introduction to systems biology: design principles of biological circuits U. Alone, Chapman and Hall/CRC, 1st edition, 2006.


Chemical Engineering

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