BIOL 358 - Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology (C,M)
(Also listed as NEUR 358) (Prerequisites: BIOL 141-142)
Introduces Biology and Neuroscience majors to the cellular and molecular biology of the vertebrate nervous system. Includes ion channel structure and function, synthesis, packaging and release of neurotransmitters, receptor and transduction mechanisms, intracellular signaling, cell-to-cell communication, glial cell function, and neural growth and development. Three hours lecture.
Credits cannot be earned for NEUR 358 and BIOL 358.