PHYSIOL 506 - Extreme Physiology
Section: 001
Term: FA 2019
Subject: Physiology (PHYSIOL)
Department: MED Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Course Note:
Students must attend the first class; an enrolled student who does not attend the first meeting may be dropped from the course for non-attendance. Undergraduate students are not eligible to register for Physiology 506; they are eligible to register for Physiology 406.
Credits:
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Waitlist Notes:
Dr. Oakley (oakley@umich.edu)
Consent:
With permission of department.
Enforced Prerequisites:
SEE BULLETIN - PHYSIOL 506
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Course will cover unique adaptations (anatomical, physiological, and behavioral) to extreme environments and/or lifestyles, with an emphasis on human physiology. Discussion of system functions related to human exploration (high altitude, deep ocean, space), gut microbiota, endurance and survival, endocrine disruptors, and pathophysiological extremes will be used to further clarify and consolidate student understanding of underlying basic principles.

PHYSIOL 506 - Extreme Physiology
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001 (LEC)
P
27182
Open
6
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Students must attend the first class; an enrolled student who does not attend the first meeting may be dropped from the course for non-attendance. Undergraduate students are not eligible to register for Physiology 506; they are eligible to register for Physiology 406.
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