Listed in: Biology, as BIOL-35
Stephen A. George (Section 01)
Nervous system function at the cellular and subcellular level. Ionic mechanisms underlying electrical activity in nerve cells; the physiology of synapses; transduction and integration of sensory information; the analysis of nerve circuits; the specification of neuronal connections; trophic and plastic properties of nerve cells; and the relation of neuronal activity to behavior. Four classroom hours per week.
Requisite: Biology 18 or 19 and Chemistry 11; Physics 17 or 24 is recommended. Spring semester. Professor S. George.