CSB346H1: Neurobiology of Respiration

Hours: 
24L/12T

This course examines how the central and peripheral nervous system controls breathing in mammals. Topics include how the brain generates rhythmic breathing movements, how sleep impacts breathing control and how abnormal breathing contributes to disorders such as sleep apnea.

Prerequisite: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)