BIOL 4470

Sensory-Motor Physiology

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 4160, 022.416) Information flow in the nervous system and the control of behaviour. The diverse roles that ion channels and synaptic circuitry play in sensory reception, neuronal integration and motor control are emphasized. Prerequisite: a “C” or better in one of BIOL 2410 (ZOOL 2530, 022.253), BIOL 2411 (ZOOL 2531), BIOL 3460 (ZOOL 3530, 022.353), the former 022.245, 022.337, or 022.352; or consent of department.

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Mark Fry
    CRN: 51883
    Class Location: W380 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.

Important Dates

March 20: Start of Summer term registration

March 30: Good Friday (University Closed)

April 1: Easter Sunday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Stephanie Tkachuk, MSc Defense: “A forward genetic screen for Caenorhabditis elegans pharyngeal gland cell defects and characterization of mutagenized strains with a homozygous viable gland cell under migration” — Friday, March 23 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Dr. Virginia Trimble: “TBA” — Friday, March 23 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Paul Cremer: “TBA” — Friday, April 6 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.