Author Archives: Ana Catarina Baptista De Sousa

Week 11

This week’s course plan consisted of an excursion to Aalto Neuroimaging Infrastructure instead of the typical lecture. In this excursion, students were exposed to workings in fMRI (functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging), MEG (Magnetoencephalography), nTMS (navigated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation), as well … Continue reading

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Week 6

This week’s lecture focused on “Chemical Control of the Brain and Behaviour”. We started off by taking the quiz related to the topic and proceeded to quickly revise what we had learned so far about neurotransmission. This included, for example: … Continue reading

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Week 3

This week’s lecture focused on synaptic transmission. We started the lecture by taking the quiz on the corresponding chapters and then proceeded to learn how the action potential in axons work, through quite visual slides. One aspect of neurotransmission taught … Continue reading

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