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Fall 2020
Oct 20, 2020
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NSCI 0345 - Neurodevelopment
*Neurodevelopment* The generation of the nervous system is an intricate, stepwise process involving the coordinated action of progenitor cells, organizing centers, and signaling pathways. Drawing examples from vertebrate and invertebrate neurodevelopment, we will examine the cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in generating a healthy, functioning nervous system. Topics will range from early embryonic events (neural induction, patterning) through mid-gestation (neurogenesis, gliogenesis) and later stage processes (axon guidance, synaptogenesis). Students will also gain an appreciation for the emerging role of activity-dependent plasticity in neurodevelopment and how developmental processes become compromised in disease. (NSCI 251; open to NSCI majors only, others by approval) 3 hrs. lect.
0.000 OR 1.000 Credit hours
0.000 OR 1.000 Lecture hours
0.000 TO 2.000 Other hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Seminar

Interdisciplinary Division
Prog in Neuroscience Department

Course Attributes:
SCI

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      Undergraduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Neuroscience

Prerequisites:
Undergraduate level NSCI 0251 Minimum Grade of D

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