7.64 Molecular Mechanisms, Pathology and Therapy of Human Neuromuscular Disorders
Investigates the molecular and clinical basis of central nervous system and neuromuscular disorders with particular emphasis on strategies for therapeutic intervention. Considers the in-depth analysis of clinical features, pathological mechanisms, and responses to current therapeutic interventions. Covers neurodegenerative diseases, such as Huntington's disease, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, Amyotropic Lateral Schlerosis, Frontal Temporal Dementia, and neuromuscular disorders, such as Myotonic Dystrophy, Facio Scapular Humoral Dystrophy, and Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
This class has no prerequisites.
7.64 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by D. Housman.
Lecture occurs 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Mondays in 4-146.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
You can find more information at the Molecular Mechanisms, Pathology and Therapy of Human Neuromuscular Disorders site or on the 7.64 Stellar site.
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