MYELIN Materials

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Here you can find all of the modules and resources that are part of our MYELIN course. They are completely free to view and use for all teachers and students around the world who want to learn more about Neuroscience in high school. Please note that we are still in the process of editing and reviewing these materials, you can consider this an open beta stage.

MYELIN Modules

Module 1: Introduction to Neuroscience

Introduces the field of neuroscience as well as basic principles in neuroanatomy and neuronal cell biology

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Module 2: Laboratory Neuroscience

Module 2 explore common methods of experimental neuroscience including experimental design, data processing, model organisms, and common assays/technologies used in the lab.

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Module 3: Sensation and Motion

Module 3 explores the neurobiology of sensory systems within the human body including vision, olfaction, gustation, somatosensation, audition, nociception, and the motor system.

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Module 4: From Circuits to Behavior

Students will be able to explore how neural circuits give rise to various behaviors and cognitive abilities such as sleep, language, learning, and memory. Students will also be exposed to the field of cognitive neuroscience in this module.

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Module 7: Neuroscience and Society

Module 7 explore the impact of neuroscience on society by introducing students to neuroethics and frontiers in neuroscience.

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Contributors

Thank you to all of our MYELIN contributors for their hard work on this project!

Vilena Lee

Sresth Viswanathan

Jacob Umans

Esthefani Chávez Hinostroza

Sarah Shirley

Anamarija Kovačić

Jeremy Marianayagam

Ananya Subudhi

Sanyam Ratan

Qian Chu

Divya Sundar

Isabella Siu

Sanjana Santosh

Brianna Cole

Anish Goel

Harrinee Senthilkumar

Anagha Anil

Yasmeen Hmaidan

Sanchuva G

Ryunah Kang

Dhruv Patel

Simerjeet Mudhar

Ken Kuah

Chloe Anderson

Nell Simon Batsford

Jesse Chen

Landin Green

Joshua Siracusa

Julia Shi

Sepehr Asgari

Snigdha Kosuri

Annie Pan

Rishi Armstrong

Ilakkiah Chandran

Ananya Putta

Khayla Black

Abdullah Umar

Sachin Patel

Maggie Chen

Mingming Chen

Snehaa Ganesh

Anabella Cheong

Sharanya Sriram

Tarun Suresh

Courtney Lau

Jason Lee

Ritvik Pulya

Choah Lee

Riley Seow

Aulden Foltz

Akshaj Darbar

Peter Cao

Samyak Bharwad

Kimaya Gadre

Sanya Ravoori

Jack Scala

Ashvin Kumar

Paulina Nemcova

Brian Lee

Sofia Ruiz

Laiba Khan

Anna Cho

Anousha Athreya

Harmil Kalia

Shelei Pan

Ayesha Umair

Saaim Khan

Aayush Setty

Haylie Murray

Anoushka Ambavanekar

Phoebe Wilson

Jonah Bard

Yixuan Li

Roberta Leal

Skyler Basco

Jillian Holbrook