Tag: neurotransmitters

Neuro RAP!

Neuro RAP!

One of the learning outcomes from the biological level of analysis is to, “explain, using examples, the effects of neurotransmission on human behavior” So, in order for you to remember the key functions of the 4 major neurotransmitters, you’ll need to create–and perform–a neurotransmitter rap/song! […]

Old Solutions to Old Problems:  Why we haven’t created any new drugs

Old Solutions to Old Problems: Why we haven’t created any new drugs

Read the article linked below, written by Dr. Richard Friedman of Cornell University on the lack of innovation in psychiatric drugs then answer the following questions:¬† http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/20/health/a-dry-pipeline-for-psychiatric-drugs.html?src=rechp 1. ¬†Given that so many americans are diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder at some point in their lives […]