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Spring Term 2019 TOP: VIRAL VECTORS IN CNS - 3641 - BIOL 340
This class is cross listed as PSYC 580
Students may submit a cross list request form to use an alternate listing.


Prerequisites/Notes: CHEM 116, BIOL 150, and one course in psychology; or PSYC 360 and one course in biology; or consent of instructor

Catalog Description : A study of the nervous system from the perspectives of psychology and biology. Topics vary year to year and may include glial cells, neural development, and the evolution of nervous systems and neurotransmitter systems. Lecture only. May be repeated when topic is different.

Topic for Spring 2019: Viral Vectors in the Central Nervous System
Viral vectors are exciting tools currently used in the field of gene therapy and in basic neuroscience research to further understand neurobiological processes. Using primary research and review articles as a basis, this course will explore the history of viral vectors, advancements in their design, the therapeutic potential of vectors for CNS disorders and the adverse effects, including biological, environmental and ethical issues, associated with them. Course format includes discussions, presentations, group work and writing assignments.



Attributes: Nat Science Div GER (01cr), Speaking Intensive GER (01cr), BM Natural Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course


Term

Spring Term 2019

Instructors

Linnet Ramos

Course

BIOL 340

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: VIRAL VECTORS IN CNS (S)

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CRN

3641

Status

Active

Class Time

09:00-10:50 TR

Start-End Date

Mar 25, 2019-Jun 05, 2019

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

Cross Listed as

PSYC 580

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