Course Lectures & Handouts

ANTG Spring Course, 2010

Spring Course Schedule and Readings

Lecture 1: Introduction to "Genes in Auditory Function

Lecture 1 Readings

April 6 Readings, Dr. Valerie Street

A type VII myosin encoded by the mouse deafness gene shaker-1

Defective myosin VIIA gene responsible for Usher syndrome type 1B


April 13 Reading

The Novel Mouse Mutation Oblivion Inactivates the
PMCA2 Pump and Causes Progressive Hearing Loss


April 20 Readings, Dr. Tom Walsh

Targeted Capture and Next-Generation Sequencing Identifies C9orf75, Encoding Taperin, as the Mutated Gene in Nonsyndromic Deafness DFNB79

Five novel loci for inherited hearing loss mapped by SNP-based homozygosity profiles in Palestinian families


April 27 Reading

Identification of Genetic and Chemical Modulators of Zebrafish Mechanosensory Hair Cell Death


May 4 Reading

Seizures and Reduced Life Span in Mice Lacking the Potassium Channel Subunit Kv1.2, but Hypoexcitability and Enlarged Kv1 Currents in Auditory Neurons


May 11 Reading


Adaptation of Firing Rate and Spike-Timing Precision in the Avian Cochlear Nucleus


Neu Beh 502

Neu Beh 502 Handout

NEUBEH 502 - Lecture 1, 2010

NEUBEH 502 - Lecture 2, 2010

NEUBEH 502 - Lecture 3, 2010

NEUBEH 502 - Lecture 4, 2010

NEUBEH 502 - Lecture 5, 2010