Signal Transduction Nov 15

Reading

Lehninger: Chp 12.1-12.3

Berg 6th ed: Chp14: 14.1-14.5 membrane structure

Introduction
Seven-Transmembrane-Helix Receptors and G Proteins
Phosphatidyl Inositol Bisphosphate and Phospholipase C
Ca2+, an intracellular messenger
Receptor Dimerization
Defects in Signaling Pathways
Signal-Transduction Pathways - Evolutionary Relationships
Summary

beta-adrenergic receptors (molecule of the month)

calmodulin (molecule of the month)

 

In Class Activities

PowerPoint Slides

Homework PROBLEMS