PNS Midterm - People

Card Set Information

Author:
Anonymous
ID:
179470
Filename:
PNS Midterm - People
Updated:
2012-10-24 00:01:51
Tags:
pns midterm
Folders:

Description:
asdf
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user Anonymous on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Discovered that the nervous system was made up of individual contiguous elements - neurons
    • Hilde Mangold and Hans Spemann
    • Discovered the organizer by transplanting a second one into an embryo, noting that it was sufficient to induce a second nervous system
    • Viktor Hamburger, Rita Levi-Montalcini, Stanley Cohen
    • Discovered NGF
    • Hamburger also in chicken with leg cut off experiment
    • Hamburger and Levi-Montalcini in mouse tumor in developing chick experiment
    • Sydney Brenner, John Sulston, H. Robert Horvitz
    • Used C. elegans as a model organism for molecular genetic studies
    • Studied neuronal cell death lineages in C. elegans (ced-9, ced-3, ced-4, etc...)
    • Stanley Korsmeyer
    • Overexpression of Bcl-2 due to chromosomal translocation; apoptosis goes down when Bcl-2 is overexpressed, leading to B-cell leukemia
    • Joseph Erlanger, Herbert Spencer Gasser, George H. Bishop
    • Inserted recording electrodes on dorsal roots and shocked sensory nerve in periphery
    • Found compound action potential (alpha, delta, C fibers)
    • Charles Scott Sherrington and Edgar Douglas Adrian
    • Nobel prize for work on neurons and sensation

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview