WesMaps - Wesleyan University Catalog 2011-2012       Summer Session       Winter Session       Home       Archive       Search
CS92PROD
Laboratory in Neurophysiology
BIOL 247
Fall 2011
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: NS&B 247

This course introduces a wide range of techniques for recording the electrical signals from nerve and muscle cells. We will make use of a range of preparations and both invertebrate and vertebrate species (except birds and mammals). Experiments deal with sensory, motor, and coordinating elements and include studies of single cells and simple nervous systems using extracellular, intracellular, and patch clamp recording techniques.

Essential Capabilities:
Students who are interested in enrolling in this course will participate in an interview with the instructor.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM BIOL
Course Format: LaboratoryGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: [NS&B213 or BIOL213 or PSYC240] AND ([BIOL182 or MB&B182] OR [BIOL196 or MB&B196])
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(NS&B)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on JUN-13-2021
Contact wesmaps@wesleyan.edu to submit comments or suggestions. Please include a url, course title, faculty name or other page reference in your email ? Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 06459