THE BRAIN
DYSFUNCTION TO DISEASE

MCDB3651
Tues & Thur 12:30 to 13:45
Gold Biosciences A120
Spring 2018

Michael Stowell
stowellm@colorado.edu
Office B231B Porter Biosciences
Thursday 14:00-16:00 or by Appointment
Class email: MCDB3651_001_20181_B@rosters.colorado.edu

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IMPORTANT CLASS INFORMATION

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WELCOME


USEFULL ONLINE TEXTBOOKS AND RESOURCES


http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK10799/

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK20385/

http://nba.uth.tmc.edu/neuroscience/


     COURSE SPECIFIC INFORMATION


  COURSE DESCRIPTION


PRESENTATION GUIDELINE


PAPER GUIDELINE


COURSE LEARNING GOALS


FINAL GRADES


 


IMPORTANT ONLINE LINKS AND TOOLS


ALLEN BRAIN ATLAS

AGGRESCAN

BRAIN MAP

BINDING DATABASE

CHIMERA

CHEMBL

CLINCAL TRIALS

COCHRANE
REPORTS

DRUGBANK

EXaC  DATABASE

EXPASY

eFINDSITE

FINDSITE
COMB

GENE CARDS

NINDS DISEASE LIST

PATENTS

RCSB

STRING

STICH

SWISSDOCK

                   


SYLLABUS AND CLASS SCHEDULE


Section Date SECTION AND SUBJECT PPT READINGS QUIZZES

1

  Introduction to Molecules and Mechanisms   SOCRATIVE CODE
CUBMCDB3651

Jan 16

Neurons, Neurotransmiters, Receptors

 
  Jan 18

Potentiation, Summation, LTP, LTD

 

2

 

Psychological Disorders

 

Jan 23

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Jan 25

Bipolar disorder

 

Jan 30

Autism

Feb 1

Asperger's

3

 

Motor Neuron Disorders and Diseases

 

 
Feb 6

Myasthenia gravis (Guest Lecture)


Feb 8

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Guest Lecture)

Feb 13

Multiple Sclerosis

4

 

Congenital Neurological Disorders

       

Feb 15

Downs syndrome

Feb 20

Cerebral palsy

 

Feb 22

XLID

Feb 27

Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT)

 

5

  Neurodegenerative Diseases  

Mar  1

Alzheimer's

Mar  6

Frontotemporal degeneration (FTD)


  Mar 8  Team Planning (No Class)         

 

Mar 13

Parkinson's

 

Mar 15

Huntington's

6   Pathological Diseases        

 

Mar 20

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Mar 22

Lyme Disease

Mar 26-30

SPRING BREAK NO CLASS

  Apr 3

Zika Virus

7

 

Uncatogorized/Syndromes

Apr 5

Epilepsy/Seizures

 

Apr 10

Migraine


8   Team Presentations        
  Apr 12 LOGISTICS Q&A BRAIN BUCKS      
 

Apr 17

1.The 5 Musketeers         

Apr 19

1. Sand Sharks
2. TKRKPO
 
 

Apr 24

1. Dysfunction Junction
2. Brain Budz
        
 

Apr 26

1. Smooth ER
2. Chain Ganglion
       
 

May 1

1. The Traumatic Fingerprint
2. LTD
     
 

May 3

PIZZA LUNCH, WRAP UP AND COURSE REVIEW

     
   

 

       

 

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DYSFUNCTION TO DISEASE

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