Mgr. Veronika Kubáčová Langová (NUDZ): Animal models of psychiatric disorders
The lecture introduces current approaches in modelling psychiatric disorders. The first part of the lecture briefly summarizes phylogenesis of consciousness (based on Feinberg & Mallat, 2016) and its impact on modelling psychiatric disorders in animals. The following part of the lecture presents model organisms currently in use, their advantages, and disadvantages. The last part of the lecture is a discussion of possibilities to solve disadvantages of current models and is focused on a new candidate model organism, a species of weakly electric fish, Gnathonemus petersii.
|Místo konání||RJ 209, 11:00|
|Počet účastníků z ČR||10|
|Počet zahraničních učastníků||2|