How Cells Communicate: signalling molecules and transduction pathways
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How Cells Communicate: signalling molecules and transduction pathways

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A 2-part DVD series exploring how cells send and receive messages, and the processes that mediate reception and cell responses.

PART 1 (18 min)

Signalling molecules:

  • animal hormones
    • lipid-soluble
    • water-soluble
  • cytokines
  • neurotransmitters
  • pheromones

Transduction pathways (3-stage process):

  • receptor binding
  • sequence of reactions
  • initiation of cellular response

PART 2  (19 min)

Plant hormones

  • abscisic acid
  • auxin
  • cytokinins
  • ethylene
  • gibberellins

Apoptosis

  • roles in developing and adult organisms
  • initiation: intrinsic and extrinsic pathways
  • the cell destruction process
  • apoptosis vs necrosis
  • apoptosis malfunction and human diseases (including cancers)

Year levels Senior Secondary - Tertiary
Duration 18 min + 19 min
Format DVD
Year produced 2015
Teacher notes Yes

 


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