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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.
Focuses on how different molecular and genetic approaches have led to major advances in neuroscience. Lectures, student presentations, and discussions examine original research articles. Topics include: ligand-gated channels, potassium channels, seven membrane spanning receptors, olfaction, pain and cold receptors, neurotransmitter release, neural networks, epilepsy, optogenetics, and circadian rhythms.
When Offered Fall.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BIONB 2220 or BIOMG 3300 or BIOMG 3320.
Distribution Category (BIO-AS, PBS-AS)
Comments Offered in odd-numbered years only.Outcomes
- Demonstrate mastery of reading primary scientific literature in molecular neuroscience.
- Present scientific information from primary literature to a broad audience by oral presentation.
- Apply basic scientific principles to formulate hypotheses that explain raw scientific data.
- Articulate the utility of model genetic organisms in the field of neuroscience.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Graded(Letter grades only)
Class Number & Section Details
- MW Corson-Mudd W364
- Aug 21 - Dec 4, 2023
Instruction Mode: In Person
Prerequisite: BIONB 2220 or BIOMG 3300 or BIOMG 3320.
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