CELL AND MOLEC NEUROBIO

NEUROSCI223.001

This course will cover the molecular and cellular components underlying nervous system function. Topics include the regulation of the neuronal cytoskeleton, process outgrowth and axon guidance, transport mechanisms, the generation and propagation of the action potential, components of the presynaptic and postsynaptic terminals, growth factors in development and regeneration, neuronal stem cells, and sensory signal transduction. Lectures by the instructor and expert guests, with regular readings of current and/or historical primary literature. Instructor: Newpher, Sherwood, and Volkan

Day / Time: 

MW 1:25PM-2:40PM

Location: 

Bio Sci 111

Instructor: 

Sherwood, Nina

Section: 

001