Group Projects: Think outside the box! Work together in small groups of 2-4 to discuss these problems and answer any specific questions. Hand in one set of answers with all of your names.
Individual Quizzes: Review and master recent material. Work individually to answer these short answer and essay questions. You may use your notes.
|DAY||DATE||PROJECTS & QUIZZES|
|M||June 30||Project 1 : Folk Psychology|
|T||July 1||NO QUIZ|
|Th||July 3||Project 2 : Atlas of Cross Sections|
|F||July 4||NO QUIZ|
|M||July 7||Project 3 : Hypothalamus & Pituitary|
|T||July 8||Quiz 1 : Hypothalamus|
|Th||July 10||Project 4 : Cerebral Cortex|
|F||July 11||Quiz 2 : Cerebral Cortex|
|M||July 14||Project 5|
|T||July 15||Quiz 3|
|Th||July 17||Project 6|
|F||July 18||Quiz 4|
|M||July 21||Project 7|
|T||July 22||Quiz 5|
|Th||July 24||Project 8|
|F||July 25||Quiz 6|
|M||July 28||Project 9|
|Th||July 31||Project 10|
|F||August 1||NO QUIZ|
ContactLocation: Dunning 205
Meetings: MTThF 10:00 AM-12:30 PM
Instructor: Edward Hedgecock
Phone (office): (410) 516-8761 Phone (lab): (410) 516-8381
Email: emh at jhu.edu
- About this Class
- Projects & Quizzes
- Project 01 : Folk Psychology
- Project 02 : Atlas of Cross Sections
- Project 03 : Hypothalamus & Pituitary
- Project 04 : Cerebral Cortex
- Project 05 : Thalamus
- Project 06 : Basal Ganglia
- Project 07 : Limbic System
- Project 08 : Gross Neuroanatomy
- Project 09 : Atlas of Nissl Sections
- Project 10 : ISH Database
- Quiz 01 : Hypothalamus, Pituitary & ANS [Bear 15 & 16]
- Quiz 02 : Cerebral Cortex [Bear 7; Lecture 6]
- Quiz 03 : Thalamus
- Quiz 04 : Basal Ganglia
- Quiz 05 : Brain Control of Movement [Bear 14; Lecture 9]
- Quiz 06 : Cerebellum [Bear 14, 25]
- Films & Demos
- Term Paper
Brain AtlasesUseful links to neuroanatomy and gene expression maps of mouse and human brain are found under Brain Atlases.
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- Marie Filbin 1955–2014
- What's there, distinctly, when and where?
- PIWIL1 protein power targets tau therapy
- Inhaling: endocannabinoids and food intake
- Crouching tiger, hidden dimensions
- Oxytocin for all senses
- Neurobiology of premature brain injury
- Changing concepts of working memory
- Tau promotes neurodegeneration through global chromatin relaxation
- LRRK2 regulates synaptogenesis and dopamine receptor activation through modulation of PKA activity
- Circadian behavior is light-reprogrammed by plastic DNA methylation
- NMDA spikes enhance action potential generation during sensory input
- Oxytocin mediates early experience–dependent cross-modal plasticity in the sensory cortices
- Deficient neuron-microglia signaling results in impaired functional brain connectivity and social behavior
- The endocannabinoid system controls food intake via olfactory processes
- A temporal basis for predicting the sensory consequences of motor commands in an electric fish
- Basal ganglia subcircuits distinctively encode the parsing and concatenation of action sequences
- Bump attractor dynamics in prefrontal cortex explains behavioral precision in spatial working memory
- Cortical activity in the null space: permitting preparation without movement
- Imagined gait modulates neuronal network dynamics in the human pedunculopontine nucleus
- Glia: A critical mass of microglia?
- Sensory systems: Protons: thinking laterally
- Learning and memory: Unlearning fear
- Synaptic transmission: Membrane lipids channel a message
- Metabolism: PFC neurons take control of food intake
- Neuroanatomy: Following subcortical development
- Spatial processing: The place of head-direction cells
- Synaptic physiology: mROS link metabolism to GABA transmission
- Sleep: A rude awakening
- Neuroendocrinology: Programming the projections
- Cell biology of the neuron: Epidermal cells eat up dendrites
- Synaptic plasticity: Unmasked: dendritic mRNA dynamics
- Fear: Balancing memories
- Behavioural neuroscience: Feeling frazzled
- Neurophysiology: Hunger games
- Neurodegenerative disease: Chromatin takes it easy
- Sensory systems: Oxytocin emerges from the darkness
- Gephyrin: a master regulator of neuronal function?
- Synaptic tagging during memory allocation
- Brain correlates of music-evoked emotions
- Exploring the Roles of Spectral Detail and Intonation Contour in Speech Intelligibility: An fMRI Study
- Come Together, Right Now: Dynamic Overwriting of an Object's History through Common Fate
- Opposing Effects of Appetitive and Aversive Cues on Go/No-go Behavior and Motor Excitability
- Associative Recognition Processes Are Modulated by Modality Relations
- Brain Mechanisms of Successful Recognition through Retrieval of Semantic Context
- Regions of Mid-level Human Visual Cortex Sensitive to the Global Coherence of Local Image Patches
- Activity in the Nucleus Accumbens and Amygdala Underlies Individual Differences in Prosocial and Individualistic Economic Choices
- The Moon Illusion and Size–Distance Scaling—Evidence for Shared Neural Patterns
- The Effect of FEF Microstimulation on the Responses of Neurons in the Lateral Intraparietal Area
- A Functional Polymorphism of the MAOA Gene Is Associated with Neural Responses to Induced Anger Control
- Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Online Motor Correction Processing Revealed by High-density Electroencephalography
- The Neural Coding of Feedback Learning across Child and Adolescent Development
- The Role of Right Prefrontal and Medial Cortex in Response Inhibition: Interfering with Action Restraint and Action Cancellation Using Transcranial Magnetic Brain Stimulation
- Ventral Striatum and the Evaluation of Memory Retrieval Strategies
- Predication Drives Verb Cortical Signatures
- Effect of Microstimulation of the Superior Colliculus on Visual Space Attention
- Subcortical Projections of Area V2 in the Macaque
- Bridging the Divide between Sensory Integration and Binding Theory: Using a Binding-like Neural Synchronization Mechanism to Model Sensory Enhancements during Multisensory Interactions
- Facial Expressions and the Evolution of the Speech Rhythm
- Observing, Performing, and Understanding Actions: Revisiting the Role of Cortical Motor Areas in Processing of Action Words
- Neuroimaging predictors of cognitive performance across a standardized neurocognitive battery.
- Executive functioning shows differential maturation from early to late adolescence: Longitudinal findings from a TRAILS study.
- Postnatal growth and neuropsychological performance in preterm-birth preschoolers.
- Continuous Performance Test II outcomes in 11-year-old children with early ADHD symptoms: A longitudinal study.
- Duration of epilepsy and cognitive development in children: A longitudinal study.
- Enhanced decision making and risk avoidance in high-functioning autism spectrum disorder.
- Correction to Maister, Simons, and Plaisted-Grant (2013).
- Instrumental activities of daily living are impaired in Parkinson’s disease patients with mild cognitive impairment.
- Correction to Reckess, Varvaris, Gordon, and Schretlen (2013).
- Bilingualism does not alter cognitive decline or dementia risk among Spanish-speaking immigrants.
- Executive dysfunction, awareness deficits and quality of life in patients with cerebral small vessel disease: A structural equation model.
- Within-person distributions of neuropsychological test scores as a function of dementia severity.
- Attentional control in amnestic MCI subtypes: Insights from a Simon task.
- Memory consolidation in aging and MCI after 1 week.
- Lower ankle-brachial index is related to worse cognitive performance in old age.
- Effects of bilingualism on the age of onset and progression of MCI and AD: Evidence from executive function tests.
- Harm avoidance and cerebral infarction.
- The genesis of closing-in in Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia: A comparative clinical and experimental study.
- Correction to Akshoomoff et al. (2013).
- Unfalsifiability and mutual translatability of major modeling schemes for choice reaction time.
- A combined model of sensory and cognitive representations underlying tonal expectations in music: From audio signals to behavior.
- On the ability to inhibit thought and action: General and special theories of an act of control.
- The perception of probability.
- Factorial comparison of working memory models.
- Correction to Jones and Dzhafarov (2013).