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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Anatomy of the Nervous System

32 videos (Total 230 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
32 videos
1.1.3 Meninges3m
1.1.4 Telencephalon9m
1.1.5 The localization and globalization theory12m
1.1.6 White matter3m
1.1.7 Internal structures11m
1.1.8 Hippocampus and LTP13m
1.1.9 Cerebellum3m
1.2.1 Brain stem9m
1.2.2 Cranial nerves13m
1.2.3 Ascending and descending tracts and reticular formation2m
1.2.4 Pons37s
1.2.5 Reflex and reflex arc3m
1.2.6 Concepts in the CNS and PNS2m
1.2.7 Spinal cord8m
1.2.8 The visceral nervous system12m
1.2.9 Several pathways of the nervous system5m
1 神经科学引言14m
2 神经科学与人类健康和医药工业7m
3 神经科学的启蒙时代7m
4 神经科学的问题、方法、层次2m
5 脑的功能分区:颅相学与Broca’s area9m
6 脑的功能分区:皮层的分区6m
7 脑的功能分区:两半球的差别7m
8 PET和fMRI13m
9 外周神经系统1m
10 神经元学说和神经元极性3m
11 神经环路1m
12 神经信息传递:动作电位9m
13 神经信息传递-化学传递18m
1 reading
Slides are available both in video and adneuro@outlook.com10m
2 practice exercises
Quiz 1.110m
Quiz 1.210m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Morphology of the neuronal cell & Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Neuron

19 videos (Total 160 min), 2 quizzes
19 videos
2.4 The story of the fluorescent proteins6m
2.5 Stories of the Nobel prize13m
2.6 Organic fluorescent probes2m
2.7 Proteins specifically expressed in neurons and "brainbow" technique3m
2.8 Microscopy techniques I14m
2.9 Microscopy techniques II11m
2.10 The electron microscope18m
2.11 Glia and myelination3m
2.12 Research: AIS and Ankyrin G14m
3.1.1 A overview of neurons5m
3.1.2 Real life situation: Aβ in Alzheimer’s disease8m
3.1.3 Organelles and cytoskeleton in neurons8m
3.1.4 Research: induction of the tunneling nanotube7m
3.1.5 Defects in myelination and related diseases3m
3.1.6 Synthesis and trafficking of neuronal proteins I10m
3.1.7 Synthesis and trafficking of neuronal proteins II8m
2 practice exercises
Quiz 210m
Quiz 3.110m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Cellular and Molecular Biology of the Neuron

16 videos (Total 127 min), 2 quizzes
16 videos
3.2.4 The synapse4m
3.2.5 Types of receptors14m
3.2.6 Crosstalk of cellular signal transduction pathways2m
3.2.7 The LTP11m
3.2.8 The molecular mechanism of learning and memory11m
3.2.9 Glia in a synapse2m
3.3.1 Alzheimer’s disease: introduction and myths15m
3.3.2 Alzheimer’s disease: pathology7m
3.3.3 Parkinson’s disease: introduction52s
3.3.4 Parkinson’s disease: symptoms and prognosis9m
3.3.5 Parkinson’s disease: pathology3m
3.3.6 Parkinson’s disease: treatment15m
3.3.7 Prion diseases14m
2 practice exercises
Quiz 3.210m
Quiz 3.310m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Signaling within neurons & Ion channels and membrane potentials

30 videos (Total 263 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
30 videos
4.4 The Nernst Equation11m
4.5 Biological and electrical proporties of neurons I15m
4.6 Biological and electrical proporties of neurons II4m
4.7 Biological and electrical proporties of neurons III.18m
5.1 Ion channels and membrane potentials I15m
5.2 Ion channels and membrane potentials II5m
5.3 Ion channels and membrane potentials III10m
5.4 Ion channels and membrane potentials IV6m
5.5 Ion channels and membrane potentials V10m
5.6 Ion channels and membrane potentials VI10m
5.7 Ion channels and membrane potentials VII15m
5.8 Ion channels and membrane potentials VIII14m
Kang Shen - 16m
Kang Shen - 27m
Kang Shen -35m
Kang Shen - 44m
Kang Shen - 55m
Kang Shen - 66m
Kang Shen - 75m
Kang Shen - 82m
Liqun Luo - 17m
Liqun Luo - 28m
Liqun Luo - 37m
Liqun Luo - 44m
Liqun Luo - 55m
Liqun Luo - 66m
Liqun Luo - 74m
2 readings
Lab page of Dr. Kang Shen10m
Lab page of Dr. Liqun Luo10m
2 practice exercises
Quiz 46m
Quiz 514m
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Yulong Li

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School of Life Sciences, Peking University

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