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188.860.01 Tutorial in Tissue Injury, Inflammation, and Repair

Cancelled

Department:
Environmental Health and Engineering
Term:
4th term
Credits:
3 credits
Academic Year:
2012 - 2013
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Thursday,  5:30 - 6:50pm
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Arthur Dannenberg-Jr.
Course Instructor:
Resources:
Description:

Covers the biochemical and pathophysiological mechanisms of acute and chronic inflammation, including immediate and delayed hypersensitivity and the response to physical, chemical, and microbial tissue damage. Discusses cell membrane function; capillary permeability; histamine, kinins, plasmin, complement, icosanoids; blood clotting; chemotaxis; and other inflammatory mediators produced by various blood cells.

Methods of Assessment:

Student evaluation based on class participation.

Instructor Consent:

No consent required

Jointly Offered With: