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PHYM 2130 Vascular Smooth Muscle and Control of the Microcirculation (Fall and Spring )

(Previously offered as 682.2)

Dr. Messina

Credits: 2

Course Description:

This course explores the diversity of vascular smooth muscle excitation-contraction coupling mechanisms. Additional topics include the influence of the endothelium on vascular tone and reactivity on local blood flow regulation.

Prerequisites: PHYM–1010

Lectures: 2 hrs/wk. Letter-graded.