Skip to main content
Lecture title:

Neuroscience Information Exchange (NIX) Format data model allows storing fully annotated scientific datasets, i.e. the data together with rich metadata and their relations in a consistent, comprehensive format. Its aim is to achieve standardization by providing a common data structure and APIs for a multitude of data types and use cases, focused on but not limited to neuroscience. In contrast to most other approaches, the NIX approach is to achieve this flexibility with a minimum set of data model elements.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 1:03
Speaker: : Thomas Wachtler
Lecture title:

This lecture focuses on how the immune system can target and attack the nervous system to produce autoimmune responses that may result in diseases such as multiple sclerosis, neuromyelitis and lupus cerebritis manifested by motor, sensory, and cognitive impairments. Despite the fact that the brain is an immune-privileged site, autoreactive lymphocytes producing proinflammatory cytokines can cause active brain inflammation, leading to myelin and axonal loss.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 37:36
Speaker: : Anat Achiron
Lecture title:

The ionic basis of the action potential, including the Hodgkin Huxley model. 

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 28:29
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

The ionic basis of the action potential, including the Hodgkin Huxley model. 

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 28:29
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Ion channels and the movement of ions across the cell membrane.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 28:08
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Spatiotemporal dynamics of the membrane potential.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 19:14
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Action potentials, and biophysics of voltage-gated ion channels.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 27:47
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Voltage-gating kinetics of sodium and potassium channels.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 19:20
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

The ionic basis of the action potential, including the Hodgkin Huxley model.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 28:29
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Action potential initiation and propagation.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 23:16
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Neurotransmitter release in the presynaptic specialization.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 21:36
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Synaptic modulation through diffusing neurotransmitters.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 23:00
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Glutamatergic transmission.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 28:53
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Glutamate release after an action potential. Resulting post-synaptic potentials in a biophysically realistic situation.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 29:35
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Glutamatergic excitatory neuronal circuits.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 28:36
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Dendritic spines and their function.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 21:31
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

GABAergic inhibition and its receptors.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 25:18
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

A closer look at GABA_A receptor mediated fast inhibition.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 18:51
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

How benzodiazepines act on GABA_A receptors.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 14:05
Speaker: : Carl Petersen
Lecture title:

Long-range inhibitory connections in the brain, with examples from three different systems.

Difficulty level: Beginner
Duration: 19:05
Speaker: : Carl Petersen