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BIOL 43600 Neurobiology

Session Offered:

Fall,Summer Credit 3.0

Prerequisites:

BIOL 23100 or 27000 and 23200 or 27100 or BIOL 23000 and BME 20100.

Description:

This course covers key aspects in molecular, cellular, and developmental neurobiology. Topics include: Cell biology of neurons and glial cells, electrophysiological properties of neurons, electrical and chemical signaling between neurons, synaptic integration and plasticity, development and regeneration of the nervous system, nervous system diseases. Up-to-date research findings and techniques will be included. A basic knowledge of cell biology and protein structure and function is strongly recommended.

Instructor(s):
DANIEL SUTER

E-mail:
dsuter@purdue.edu

Textbook(s):

Title: From Neuron to Brain
Author: Nicholls, Martin, Fuchs, Brown, Diamond, and Weisblat
ISBN: 9781605354392
Edition: 6th

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