Bacterial Signalling and Physiological Regulation
How bacteria sense their environment and signal to regulatory systems when to adapt to environmental stimuli. Topics discussed include the bacterial cell cycle, carbon/energy metabolism, catabolite repression, bacterial development, sporulation stress responses, regulatory two-component systems and quorum sensing.
Prerequisite: BCH210H1/BCH242Y1, BCH311H1/CSB349H1/MGY311Y1, MGY377H1
Course Coordinator: Dr. Andrew Bognar
Offered: January to April 2018 - Tuesdays and Thursdays (12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.)