SMi Source Lesson Biology: Drug Therapy

  • SMi Source lesson Biology: Drug Therapy has the following microlearning topics

  • 1. CRF and ACTH

    2. Multiple Sclerosis

    3. Type 1 or Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

    4. Melanocortin Receptors

    5. Melanocortin-4 Receptor

    6. Chemokines

  • Lesson Biology: Drug Therapy teaches these concepts

  • Drug Therapy, CRF, CRF and ACTH

  • Lesson Biology: Drug Therapy addresses these key points

  • CRF

    • Cause secretion of ACTH
    • Overproduced in the brain when chronic stress is experienced
    Binding of CRF
    • Binding to receptor triggers complex mood and behavioral changes 


    • Triggers the release of corticosteroids
    • Mediators of the stress response