A rich variety of videos, interactive modules, and animations to teach about the nervous system.
(58 min 05 sec) Advanced DNA sequencing techniques has greatly increased our understanding of autism.
(59 min 32 sec) Scientists have identified many genes that play an important role in brain development
Development and organization of the brain, control of motion, learning and memory
Measuring neuronal activity, generating action potentials, and recording the firing of individual neurons.
How does the central nervous system control the patterns of limb movement during locomotion?
(01 min 09 sec) Neurons communicate with one another at contact points called synapses.
(03 min 28 sec) Cone snail toxins attack different molecules of the nervous system and cause paralysis.
Virtually record and identify electrical activities of individual neurons.
(58 min 29 sec) The history of localization of function in the brain, and research that led to the understanding of...