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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GCC - 621 Vascular Biology

This vascular biology course is designed to explore modern concepts of vascular biology and human vascular diseases, and will introduce and discuss current basic and clinical advances in the field. Vascular diseases are the leading cause of death and disability, with more than 17 million deaths worldwide. The course will emphasize molecular aspects of vascular biology, physiopathological processes, and the development of advanced therapeutic technology in vascular disease. The focus on current research directions will provide excellent opportunities for students interested in vascular biology as they plan their own research careers. Retake Counts for Credit: No. Pass/No Pass Grading Allowed: No. Credit(s): 2