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2020-2021 Catalog
PCB 4843: Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

Course Description for Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

PCB4843: Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
Prerequisites: PCB 3023C Molec and Cell Bio or by permission of the instructor. This course is an overview of structure-function relationships in the nervous system at the molecular level. Topics include development of neurons, neuron-specific gene expression, mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in learning and memory, synaptic release, molecular biology of neurological disorders, and molecular neuropharmacology.