Cell Biology of the Neuron 8-27-08

Cell Biology of the Neuron 8-27-08 - Office hours: Mondays...

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Date: Topic: Reading: 8/27 Cell Biology of the Neuron Ch.1 8/29 Genetic Methods in Neuroscience None 9/01 Labor Day Holiday 9/3 The Membrane Potential Ch. 2 9/5 The Action Potential Ch. 3 9/8 Ion Channels Ch. 4 pg.  61- 70 9/10 Structure and Diseases of Ion Channels Ch. 4 pg.  70- 77 9/12 Synaptic Transmision Ch. 5 9/15 Neurotransmitter Receptors Ch. 6 9/17 Ch. 6 9/19 Intracellular Signal Transduction Ch. 7 9/22 Learning Ch. 8 9/24 Synaptic Plasticity Ch. 8 10/01 Exam on Module I Office hours: Mondays from noon to 2 pm. HNB 228
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Cell Biology of the Neuron Cell Biology of the Neuron Dr. McKemy 8-25-08
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Outline Outline Cytology » Neurons » subcellular components » classification » Glia » types » Function Neural Circuits
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Cells of the Nervous System Cells of the Nervous System 1,000,000,000,000 (that's 10 12 !!) » 10% neurons and 90% glial cells » by cell volume, approx 50%:50% Space » 85% cells, 15% extracellular space Livet et al., 2007
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The Stereotypical Neuron The Stereotypical Neuron Dendrite: signal input Soma or cell body Axon Synapse: signal output
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Diversity  Diversity 
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2008 for the course BISC 421 taught by Professor Hirsch,liman,quick during the Fall '08 term at USC.

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