MCDB 423 - Introduction to Research in Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
Fall 2009, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is (see other Sections below)
Subject: Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB)
Department: LSA Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
12
Lab Fee:
150.00
Enforced Prerequisites:
BIOLOGY 222 or MCDB 422.
Other Course Info:
F and W. Satisfies a Biology laboratory requirement.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This lab course provides an introduction to experimental approaches in neurobiology. Emphasis is on molecular, anatomical, and physiological approaches for studying neuronal function. Among the molecular topics to be covered are analysis of cDNA clones, PCR amplification of DNA and expression of genes in foreign tissues. Among the anatomical topics to be covered are gross and microscopic anatomy of nervous systems, axonal pathway tracing, and immunocytochemical localization of specific neuronal proteins. Among the physiological topics to be covered are intracellular, extracellular and patch clamp recording, as well as the use of computers in the acquisition and analysis of data. This course is intended for students who plan to engage in research in neurobiology.

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Schedule

MCDB 423 - Introduction to Research in Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
Schedule Listing
001 (LAB)
 In Person
12473
Closed
0
 
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MW 1:00PM - 5:00PM
002 (LAB)
 In Person
33365
Open
1
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 5:00PM

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