Membrane Physiology
Membrane Physiology

Membrane Physiology

by Thad Wilson, PhD

Understanding the functional and structural aspects of the cell membrane is one of the most important outcomes of this course.

Learn everything about ion channels, cell signaling, and the action potential.

Benefit from additional information with the corresponding download material and deepen your knowledge with the help of quiz question for a comprehensive exam preparation.

Course Details

  • Videos 17
  • Duration 1:37 h
  • Quiz questions 110
  • Articles 6


Your Educators of course Membrane Physiology

 Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad Wilson, PhD

Thad E. Wilson is a Professor and Director of Education in the Department of Physiology at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. He has been teaching medical students for more than 15 years at Colleges of Medicine in the USA: Philadelphia, PA (Drexel University); Athens, OH (Ohio University), Indianapolis, IN (Marian University), and now Lexington, KY (University of Kentucky). He has worked extensively developing and improving medical curriculums, as well as serving in leadership roles directing Medical Physiology and various organ system courses. Professor Thad Wilson has been awarded multiple institutional and national medical school teaching awards and previously was involved in both question writing and question reviewing for national board exams in the health sciences. Professor Thad Wilson has coauthored >85 peer-reviewed scientific and educational articles as well as a physiology textbook, Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Physiology, which has been translated into seven languages, is in several electronic formats, and is currently in the 2nd edition.

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Great lecture
By LIZETH O. on 05. November 2020 for Signal Amplification & Dissemination

I like the way you explained how this signaling process work

Importance of AQP-2 in the kidney
By Liz J. Y. on 05. November 2020 for Aquaporin (AQP): Definition, Structure & Function

It is really concise. He did a good job pointed out the importance of Aquaporin-2 in the body (specially in the kidney) and why we should care.

Membrana celular, su permeabilidad, canales iónicos, bombas, carriers
By Beatriz P. on 25. September 2020 for Membrane Physiology

Me gusta mucho el contenido que he recibido por parte de este curso, porque la información me parece clara y precisa. Además me agradan los ejemplos que se usan para el tema.

very simplified to really understand
By Dr. Mohab S. on 14. August 2020 for Membrane Physiology

the course lectures were wealthy in information although they are short which made me interested in completing the course