Cell Biology and Physiology

Main topics of the Cell Biology and Physiology curriculum are: regulation of DNA precursors, modulation of gene expression and function; cell differentiation; mechanisms of signal transduction; membrane trafficking; structure and function of intracellular organelles; mitochondrial physiopathology; apoptosis and autophagy; host-pathogen interactions; redox homeostasis and antioxidant response; synaptic function; cellular physiology of neuronal and glial cells.