Lectures in neuroscience 2017/2018

Wednesdays 9-10 am

The Conference Room of the Nencki Neurobiology Centre 

 

Neurons

  • Introduction: what is neuroscience, history, from molecules to brain. ; B: 1 P: 1; P. Boguszewski; 2017-10-04 (room 122)
  • Cells of the Nervous System: Neurons and glia; B: 2 P: 1; M. Skup; 2017-10-11
  • Electrical Signals of Nerve Cells; B: 3,4  P: 2-4; P. Boguszewski; 2017-10-18 (room 122)
  • Synaptic Transmission; B: 5 P: 5; M. Skup; 2017-10-25
  • Neurotransmitter Systems: Neurotransmitters and Their Receptors ; B: 6 P: 6; P. Boguszewski; 2017-11-08
  • The blood – brain barrier ; K + App D; K. Nałęcz; 2017-11-15
  • Molecular Signaling within Neurons; K: 4 + TBA; G. Niewiadomska; 2017-11-22 

System

  • Evolution of nervous system and non-vertebrate nervous systems ; TBA; K. Turlejski; 2017-11-29
  • Anatomy of mammalian nervous system; B: 7 ; M. Malinowska; 2017-12-06
  • The development of nervous system and stem cells; B: 23 P: 22; M. Zawadzka; 2017-12-13

Sensory

  • Chemical senses: olfactory and taste systems ; B: 8  P: 15; R. Dzawadian; 2018-01-03
  • Somatic sensory system; B: 12 P: 9; M. Kossut; 2018-01-10

BREAK

  • Pain and pain control; B: 12 P: 10; B. Sadowski; 2018-01-31
  • Eye and visual system; B: 9 P: 11; W. Waleszczyk; 2018-02-07
  • Auditory system; B: 11 P: 13; K. Burnat; 2018-02-14

Motor

  • Spinal and supraspinal control of movement and locomotion; B:13 P:16,17 K:34-43;  U. Sławińska; 2018-02-21
  • Control of voluntary movements; B:14 P:18 K: 33-42; J. Czarkowska; 2018-02-28

Complex

  • The integrative role of hypothalamus; TBA; K. Turlejski; 2018-03-07
  • Emotions and Motivation ; B: 16,18 P: 29; E. Knapska; 2018-03-14
  • Speech and Language ; B: 20 P: 27; E. Szeląg; 2018-03-21
  • Learning and memory from system perspective ; B: 24 P: 31; M. Węsierska; 2018-03-28
  • Spatial Memory and Navigation; K: 65,67 B:15; R. Czajkowski; 2018-04-18
  • Molecular Mechanisms of Learning and Memory ; B: 25 P: 31; K. Radwańska; 2018-04-11
  • Brain rhythms, sleep, dreaming; B: 19 P: 28; R. Czajkowski 2018-04-18
  • Association cortex, Attention and Consciousness; B: 21 P: 26; E.Kublik; 2018-04-25

Pathology

  • Mental Illness – Anxiety Disorders, Affective Disorders, Schizophrenia; B: 22; A. Barczak (IMDiK); 2018-05-09
  • Aging and age related pathology (Alzheimer’s and Parkinson disease); K: 59; G. Niewiadomska; 2018-05-16
  • Molecular basis of neurodegenerative disorders; TBA; U. Wojda; 2018-05-23
  • Addiction and drug abuse; TBA; K. Radwańska; 2018-05-30

 

B - Neuroscience: Exploring the Brain, 4th Edition [2015] Mark F. Bear

P - Neuroscience, 5th Edition [2011] Dale Purves

K – Principles of Neural Science, 5th Edition [2013] Eric Kandel

 

Additional literature to the lecture  „Blood-brain barier”

1.Chow & Gu (2015) The molecular constituents of the Blood-Brain Barrier, Trends Neurosci. 38, 598-608

2.Zhao et al. (2015) Establishment and Dysfunction of the Blood-Brain Barrier, Cell 163, 1064-1078

3.Carvey et al. (2009) The blood-brain barier in neurodegenerative disease: a rhetorical perspective J.Neurochem. 111, 291-314

Prof. dr hab. Daniel K. Wójcik
Head of the PhD Studies

Prof. Daniel K. Wójcik

 

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