Biology of Nervous System Diseases

Primary literature investigating the underlying molecular and cellular mechanisms of nervous system disorders such as neurodegenerative diseases (Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Huntington's), mental illness, and epilepsy. Prerequisite: Neuroscience 201 or 223 or Biology 220 or consent of instructor. One course.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY421S
Course Level: 
400-499
Curriculum Codes: 
Crosslisting Numbers: 
NEUROSCI421S
PSY477S
Biology Area: 
Course Notes: 
Fall 2017 offering