Natural Neurotoxins: Biology, Physiology and Toxicology


Introduction of natural neurotoxins that target ion channels and receptors. Topics include the origin and nature of neurotoxins; physiological and molecular bases of toxin action and selectivity; neurotoxins as tools and resources for nociceptive pain research. Prerequisites: Biology 201.
Curriculum Codes
  • NS
Cross-Listed As
  • BIOLOGY 518S
Typically Offered
Spring Only