PSY260_CHP5 - a Growth Cone b Filopodia c Guidepost Cells d...

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BBH203/PSY260 NEUROLOGICAL BASES OF HUMAN BEHAVIOR Chapter 5: Development of the Human Brain Outline of Major Terms and Considerations 1. Prenatal Stages a. Period of the Zygote b. Period of the Embryo c. Period of the Fetus 2. Early Differentiation a. Ectoderm b. Mesoderm c. Endoderm 3. Nervous System Formation a. Neural Plate b. Neural Groove c. Neural Tube d. Notochord 4. Neural Tube Defects a. Spinal Bifida b. Anencephaly c. Encephaloceles 5. Neurogenesis a. Ventricular Layer b. Daughter Cells 6. Migration a. Radial Glial Cells b. Glycoproteins c. Tangential Migration 7. Differentiation a. Dorsal-Ventral b. Rostral-Caudal c. Genetic Programmed d. Inducing Chemicals 8. Synaptogenesis
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Unformatted text preview: a. Growth Cone b. Filopodia c. Guidepost Cells d. Neurotrophins e. Fasciculation 9. Formation of the Synapse 10. Development of the Brain a. Sperry (1943) Experiment 11. Apoptosis a. Cells Compete for Neurotrophins 12. Visual Synapses a. Synaptic Pruning 13. Myelination 14. Redevelopment Following Damage a. Anterograde Degeneration b. Retrograde Degeneration c. Transneuronal Degeneration d. Future Treatments for CNS damage 15. The Aging Nervous System 16. Alzheimer’s Disease a. Progression b. Neurofibrillary Tangles c. Amyloid Plaques d. APOE4 Gene...
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This note was uploaded on 05/26/2008 for the course PSYCH 260 taught by Professor Love,jeffmchristensen,adam during the Fall '07 term at Penn State.

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