9.013 Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Core II
Survey and primary literature review of major areas in molecular and cellular neurobiology. Covers genetic neurotrophin signaling, adult neurogenesis, G-protein coupled receptor signaling, glia function, epigenetics, neuronal and homeostatic plasticity, neuromodulators of circuit function, and neurological/psychiatric disease mechanisms. Includes lectures and exams, and involves presentation and discussion of primary literature. 9.015 recommended, though the core subjects can be taken in any sequence.
This class has no prerequisites.
Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 46-4062.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
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