Leonexam - N110: Professor Leon SHORT-ANSWER QUESTIONS Name...

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N110: Professor Leon SHORT-ANSWER QUESTIONS Name two kinds of memories that H.M. has lost: A. ________________________ B. ________________________________ What are the three critical elements of any addictive drug? A. ______________ B. _______________ C. ____________________________ If you have a genetic female who has testis, what is the likely reason? Why doesn’t alpha-fetoprotein bind the estrogen in the brain cells of males? Name three drugs that cause cell death in the developing brain by decreasing NMDA activity. A. B. C. How might stress speed the progression of Alzheimer’s disease? ___________________________________________________________________ What is the only way to eliminate the learned compensatory response? ______________________________________
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What does the fact that people with Cushing’s Syndrome are prone to depression tell you about the basis for the emotional disorder? Name four things that people remember easily: A. _________________________ B. ______________________________ C. _______________________ D. ______________________________ What happened to the short-term memories of “S”? How do glucocorticoids make neurons susceptible to ischemia? Name one drug and one endogenous agent that decreases Cl- flow via the GABAa receptor? What causes narcolepsy? What are two major developmental cellular problems in FAS children. A. ___________________________________ B. ___________________________________ A. _____________________ B. _____________________
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Give three reasons why it is unlikely that a loss of serotonin is the cause of depression? A. ____________________________________________________________________ B. ____________________________________________________________________ C. ____________________________________________________________________ What two symptoms distinguish bulimia from anorexia? A. _________________________ B. _________________________ If you are addicted and experience just the conditional stimuli associated with your drug, what will you experience? Addicted Viet Nam veterans returning to the U.S. failed to continue their drug use when they returned home. Were they still addicted? (Yes or No) If you introduce large amounts of estrogen into a female fetus, will it masculinize or feminize her? Why might you want to test Memantine for stopping the cognitive loss attributable to stress? What part of the brain has the highest densest levels of glucocorticoid receptors?
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What sense was Christina missing? Why did Ray decide to take Haldol only during the week? What is the extraordinary skill of Michael and John? What is visual agnosia? A. What type of brain damage did Jimmie G. have? B. What kind of memory loss did he have? A. ______________________
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2010 for the course BIO SCI BIO N110 taught by Professor Leon,chance&parker during the Spring '09 term at UC Irvine.

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Leonexam - N110: Professor Leon SHORT-ANSWER QUESTIONS Name...

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