WL nervous system 4-28-11

WL nervous system 4-28-11 - Lecture 4-28-11 Chapter 14:...

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Chapter 14: Nervous System Chapter 14: Nervous System Weihong Lin 1. Brain structures in different vertebrates 2. Somatosensory cortex and primary motor cortex 3. The autonomic system 4. The biological clock Lecture 4-28-11
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Learning goals 2. Know the main brain regions and functions 1. Understand the organization of the nervous system and relation with sensory and motor systems 3. Understand the five principles of functional organization of vertebrate brains 4. Know the differences between somatic and autonomic motor systems 5. What is the biological clock?
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An old view from phrenologists in 19 th century Brain function is localized
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The brain and nervous system function via precise neural circuits
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The organization of the vertebrate nervous system The divisions of a vertebrate nervous system are interconnected.
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The central nervous system of an arthropod Ganglia, center of information processing, have clusters of neuron cell bodies, processes and synapses.
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A vertebrate nervous system To effectors
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This note was uploaded on 05/16/2011 for the course BIO 305 taught by Professor Lohr during the Spring '11 term at UMBC.

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WL nervous system 4-28-11 - Lecture 4-28-11 Chapter 14:...

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