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HST 540
Human Physiology

Term: Fall

Course Director(s): Monty Krieger, David Sabatini
Time:
Lecture: T/Th 9:00-11:00AM; Recitation: T 7:30PM OR W 11:00AM
Location:
Lecture- MIT: E25-111 Recitation- MIT: 66-168
Course Website:
None
Prerequisite:
7.05
Restrictions:
None
MIT Units:
5-0-7 (N-Level Credit )
Harvard Units:
N/A
Comprehensive exploration of human physiology, emphasizing the molecular basis and applied aspects of organ function and regulation in health and disease. Includes a review of cell structure and function, as well as the mechanisms by which the endocrine and nervous systems integrate cellular metabolism. Special emphasis on examining the cardiovascular, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, and renal systems, as well as liver function, drug metabolism, and pharmacogenetics.