Classes

MCB 129 Molecular Genetics of Neural Development and Behavior

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2011

    A lecture and discussion course on the development of the nervous system and the relationship between genes, behavior and evolution. Topics include neural differentiation and cell identity, cell birth and death, axon guidance and synaptic specificity, behavioral genetics. Emphasis on critical evaluation of readings from the primary literature, experimental design and scientific writing.