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9.22J A Clinical Approach to the Human Brain (MIT)

This course is designed to provide an understanding of how the human brain works in health and disease, and is intended for both the Brain and Cognitive Sciences major and the more


9.51 Affective Priming at Short and Extremely Short Exposures (MIT)

This course is an investigation of affective priming and creation of rigorously counterbalanced, fully computerized testing paradigm. Includes background readings, study design, more


7.340 Avoiding Genomic Instability: DNA Replication, the Cell Cycle, and Cancer (MIT)

In this class we will learn about how the process of DNA replication is regulated throughout the cell cycle and what happens when DNA replication goes awry. How does the cell know more


9.15 Biochemistry and Pharmacology of Synaptic Transmission (MIT)

This course considers the process of neurotransmission, especially chemicals used in the brain and elsewhere to carry signals from nerve terminals to the structures they innervate. more


7.349 Biological Computing: At the Crossroads of Engineering and Science (MIT)

Imagine you are a salesman needing to visit 100 cities connected by a set of roads. Can you do it while stopping in each city only once? Even a supercomputer working at 1 trillion more


20.380J Biological Engineering Design (MIT)

This course illustrates how knowledge and principles of biology, biochemistry, and engineering are integrated to create new products for societal benefit. It uses a case study more


20.309 Biological Engineering II: Instrumentation and Measurement (MIT)

This course covers sensing and measurement for quantitative molecular/cell/tissue analysis, in terms of genetic, biochemical, and biophysical properties. Methods include light and more


20.441J Biomaterials-Tissue Interactions (MIT)

This course covers the principles of materials science and cell biology underlying the design of medical implants, artificial organs, and matrices for tissue engineering. Methods more


20.420J Biomolecular Kinetics and Cellular Dynamics (BE.420J) (MIT)

This subject deals primarily with kinetic and equilibrium mathematical models of biomolecular interactions, as well as the application of these quantitative analyses to biological more


9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins (MIT)

Outline of mammalian functional neuroanatomy, aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution, and of brain development. Topics include early steps to a central nervous more


7.341 Brightening up Life: Harnessing the Power of Fluorescence Imaging to Observe Biology in Action (MIT)

One summer in the 1960s a young Japanese researcher, with the help of a few high school students, chopped up ten thousand jellyfish. As a by-product of this harvest, they isolated a more


9.013J Cell and Molecular Neurobiology (MIT)

This course explores the major areas of cellular and molecular neurobiology, including excitable cells and membranes, ion channels and receptors, synaptic transmission, cell-type more


7.342 Cell-material Crosstalk: Engineering Cell-Instructive Biomaterials (MIT)

Biomaterials are substances that have been designed to direct the course of any therapeutic or diagnostic procedure by controlling interactions with biological systems. A large more


9.16 Cellular Neurophysiology (MIT)

This course includes: Surveying the molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal communication. Coversion channels in excitable membrane, synaptic transmission, and synaptic more


9.19J Cognitive & Behavioral Genetics (MIT)

How genetics can add to our understanding of cognition, language, emotion, personality, and behavior. Use of gene mapping to estimate risk factors for psychological disorders and more

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