Biology of Neuro Diseases

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Neuroscience & Behavior

Course Number: 
330
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
Biology of Neurological Diseases will explore the molecular and cellular basis of neurological diseases. We will investigate the biological mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, in addition to Multiple sclerosis and other diseases of the nervous system. We will discuss animal models used to investigate the pathogenesis of these diseases and the biology underlying therapeutic strategies. This seminar course will rely heavily on primary research articles, in-class discussions andstudent-led presentations.
Comments: 

Prereq: Biology 220 and Psych/Neuro 250

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
83716

Course Sections

Biology of Neuro Diseases
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Kenneth Colodner

kcolodne@mtholyoke.edu

W 01:15PM-04:05PM

Clapp Laboratory 203