Department of Cell and Neurobiology
About the Department
The department conducts a wide range of educational activities, including core courses in pharmacology, gross anatomy, cell biology, histology and neuro-anatomy for medical and graduate programs.
Dispelling Dinosaur Movie MythsAn anatomy expert looks beyond Hollywood’s depiction of prehistory’s most popular creatures. Accurate or not, the fantastical portrayals of dinosaurs in movies shape our perception of prehistory’s most popular creatures. Think of the bellowing brachiosaurus in Jurassic Park, or King Kong’s pterosaur flying off with a heroine in its talons. Michael Habib, assistant professor at the Keck School of Medicine