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Dates and venue:

25.01.16 - 05.02.16, 09:00 - 14:00, KS 00.009 Bio II/III


In this practical course, first practical experience in basic neurobiology will be gained in the following areas:


· measuring physiological properties of neurons and neuronal networks in simple model systems, including handling measurement equipment, live tissue and incorporating key principles of experiment design and data analysis

· comparative and functional neuroanatomy in rodents and humans on the basis of fixed tissue specimens and models, providing insight into basic mechanisms and cytoarchitecture of the mammalian brain.


Credits and requirements:

  • 5 ECTS
  • Regular participation in exercises (no absence permitted)
  • Independent self-studies during waiting times in the exercises
  • Successful completion of exercises