BIBB470 - ANIMAL MODEL N-PSYC DIS

This seminar will focus on the significant role of animal models in the investigation of the pathophysiology of a variety of human neuropsychiatric disorders as well as in the development of treatments for these disorders. The course will focus on the use of genetically modified mice in the investigation of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD), anxiety and affective disorders, schizophrenia and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), with an emphasis on the limitations of such models. Class time will consist of short lectures and open discussions via student-led presentations. Emphasis will be placed on the critical analysis of primary literature.
Section 601 - SEM - Animal Models of Neuropsychiatric Disorders
M 0430PM-0730PM
KANE, MICHAEL
JAFFE BUILDING B17