Courses: Developmental Biology (BIOLB271001)

Fall 2010

Class Number: 1158
An introduction to embryology and the concepts of developmental biology. Concepts are illustrated by analyzing the experimental observations that support them. Topics include gametogenesis and fertilization, morphogenesis, cell fate specification and differentiation, pattern formation, regulation of gene expression, neural development, and developmental plasticity. The laboratory focuses on observations and experiments on living embryos. Lecture three hours, laboratory three scheduled hours a week; most weeks require additional hours outside of the regularly scheduled lab. Prerequisites: BIOL 101, 102 or permission of instructor.
IIL
Enrollment Limit: 24; Enrollment Limit Criteria:
Major/Minor/Concentration; Permission of Instructor;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1158 Div: IIL

Department

Biology (Web site)

Taught By

Davis,Gregory K.

Location

Bryn Mawr, PK229,PK126

Meeting Times

MWF 10:00am-11:00am,TH 1:00pm-4:00pm