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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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1
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3 horas para completar

Week 1. Organization and Overview

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Reading
11 videos (Total 123 minutos), 1 quiz
Video11 videos
2. Organization and Overview, weeks 4- 7 9m
3. What is a Drug? 13m
4. Drug Entry Into the Nervous System 12m
5. Introduction to Drug Receptors 11m
6. More about receptors as proteins 13m
7. Introduction to Mammalian Brains 9m
8. Techniques for Studying the Brain 10m
9. Botulinum toxin 9m
10. Origin of the Resting Potential 10m
11. Electrical Aspects of Ion Channels 8m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz on miniLectures 1-1136m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
2 horas para completar

Week 2. Dose-response Relations

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Reading
10 videos (Total 92 minutos), 1 quiz
Video10 videos
2 Quantitative Approaches, Agonist Only 10m
3 Agonists plus Antagonists 7m
1 The Synapse as a Drug-Sensitive Biophysical Machine 8m
2 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors: Activation 10m
3 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors: Desensitization 5m
4 Inhibitory Ligand-gated channels 9m
5 Glutamate-gated receptor channels 11m
1 Pore Blockers at ligand-gated channels 6m
2 Voltage-gated channel blockers 11m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz on Week 2 miniLectures32m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Week 3. G protein pathways

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Reading
10 videos (Total 118 minutos), 1 quiz
Video10 videos
2 Inhibitory G Proteins and their Effectors 7m
3 The Stimulatory G Protein (Gs) Pathway 11m
4 The Ca-mobilizing G protein (Gq) pathway; Modifying G protein Pathways 11m
5 “Outside-in” Mechanisms for Long-term Actions on G Protein Pathways 12m
1 Drugs Bind to Neurotransmitter Transporters 15m
2 Neurotransmitter Transporters as Molecules 11m
1 Overview 10m
2 Targets 8m
3 System level effects 14m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz on Week 3 miniLectures38m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
3 horas para completar

Week 4. Nicotine Addiction

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Reading
12 videos (Total 145 minutos), 1 quiz
Video12 videos
2 Circuit and cellular level. "Outside-In" Mechanisms 11m
3 Circuit and Cellular Level: Upregulation via “Inside-Out” Mechanisms 16m
4 Recent Genetic Data 13m
5 Drugs for smoking cessation; Harm Reduction 14m
1 Components of Opiate Addiction 10m
2 Circuits and Animal Models 10m
3 “Outside-In” Mechanisms 12m
4 Drugs for Harm Reduction in Opiate Addiction 5m
1 Clinical Description & Genetics 10m
2 Pathophysiology 16m
3 Biomarkers & Therapeutic Approaches 8m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz on Week 4 miniLectures30m

Instructor

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Henry A. Lester, PhD

Bren Professor
Division of Biology and Biological Engineering

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Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering research and education institution, where extraordinary faculty and students seek answers to complex questions, discover new knowledge, lead innovation, and transform our future. Caltech's mission is to expand human knowledge and benefit society through research integrated with education. We investigate the most challenging, fundamental problems in science and technology in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere, while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society....

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