Cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying sensory systems: sensory receptor coding logic, signal transduction, neuronal circuitry, developmental biology, comparative analysis of model organisms, related clinical disorders and therapeutic strategies. Focus placed on recent advances in the primary literature and on promoting skills for developing hypotheses and designing experiments.
- Credit will be granted for only one of BIOL 522, BIOL 404.
- A combined undergraduate and graduate course.
- Please contact instructor for more information.