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Courses in Nutritional Biology (NUB)

Graduate

210A. Advanced Nutrition I: Nutrition and Metabolism, Macronutrients (5)

Lecture—4 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: admission to the Nutritional Biology Graduate Group or consent of instructor. Class size limited to 30 students. Advanced general nutritional concepts. Integrating nutrition with biological systems, population nutrition issues, and research approaches. Advanced concepts on lipid and protein metabolism.—F. (F.) Oteiza

210B. Advanced Nutrition II: Nutrition and Cell Biology, Micronutrients (5)

Lecture—4 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: admission to the Nutritional Biology Graduate Group or consent of instructor. Class size limited to 30 students. Effects of nutrients at the cellular level. Principles of cell signaling and signaling modulation by nutrients. Advanced concepts of mineral and vitamin metabolism. Mineral and vitamin deviencies and associated pathologies.—W. (W.) Haj

210C. Advanced Nutrition III: Nutrition in Health and Disease (5)

Lecture—4 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: admission to the Nutritional Biology Graduate Group or consent of instructor. Class size limited to 30 students. Integration of biochemical, physiological, and genetic aspects of nutrition in the context of clinical and epidemiological observations related to health and disease, including obesity and diabetes, cancer, vascular and neurodegenerative diseases, osteoporosis, and birth defects. Review and consideration of governmental.—S. (S.) Slupsky

290C. Research Group Conference (1)

Discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing. Weekly conference on research problems, progress and techniques in animal sciences. May be repeated for credit. (S/U grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

298. Directed Group Study (1-5)

Prerequisite: graduate standing in Nutritional Biology Graduate Group, or consent of instructor. May be repeated three times for credit when topics differs and consent of instructor.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

299. Research (1-12)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. May be repeated for credit. (S/U grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

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