9.015 Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Core I


Class Info

Survey and primary literature review of major topic areas in molecular and cellular neurobiology. Covers neurogenomics, nervous system formation, axonal pathfinding, cytoskeletal regulation, synapse formation, neurotransmitter release, and cellular neurophysiology. Includes lectures and weekly paper write-ups, together with student presentations and discussion of primary literature. A final two-page research write-up is also due at the end of the term.

This class has no prerequisites.

9.015 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by J. T. Littleton, H. Sive and F. Gertler.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 46-4062.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, 9.015 was rated 6.3 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the 9.015 Class Site site or on the 9.015 Stellar site.

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