Biology/ANNB 261 Exam 1
1. The study of how the nervous system coordinates stereotypical types of responses, such as the response to a stressful situation (increased heart rate, dilation of the pupils, hypersensitivity to various
Biol/ANNB 261 Exam 2
* = best answer
1. A neuron ensures that the amount of catecholamine neurotransmitter synthesized is sufficient, but not too large, through the use of a) Anterograde transport b) Retrograde transport c) End-pro
Chapter 3 Supplemental Images
An "Interlude" for Relevant Terminology
Some terms used to describe the electrical properties of membranes. You may have met some of these terms in your text or in a physics or another biology class. Voltage (V): force
Additional K and Ca2+ currents
Not in Bear et al. text.
IA Potassium Current
Characteristics: Transient (what do these properties say about the channel?)
Rapid activation (left: Voltage clamp) Rapid inactivation
Ball and chain model (Shaker a
Biology/ANNB 261 Exam 3 Name_ Fall, 2007 Choose the BEST answer for each question. (Each answer = 2.5 points) 1. You are recording action potentials generated by a cell in the cortex that responds to color differences. What kind of cell could it be?