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Cologne Additional Topics Block course

Neural Function I

The students will acquire a solid knowledge on excitable membranes and electrophysiological methods. Students are trained to perform intracellular recordings and to apply intracellular staining techniques and fluorescence microscopy. They will analyze synaptic interactions of neurons and perform pharmacological analysis of membrane properties. Basic data analysis will be carried out with the Spike2 software. Students are introdued to programming with Matlab and will write their own scripts for time series analysis. Each student will present her/his results in a final presentation.

Lectures, Tutorial, Exercises, block


University of Cologne - Institute of Zoology

Nawrot et al.
Summer, block, 6 weeks (1st half of semester), Introductory meeting 01.04.2019 / 12 ECTS

max. 2 places

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