Development of Neural Circuits

Lectures on molecular pathways regulating development and assembly of neural networks in the brain through out the lifespan of the organism. Comparative exploration of sensory neural circuits in different model systems (fly, worms, and rodents). Includes discussion of the classic and recent literature. Prerequisites: Biology 201L and Biology 223. One course.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY423S
Course Level: 
400-499
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Crosslisting Numbers: 
NEUROSCI423S
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