BIOL 2540

Developmental Biology

(Formerly ZOOL 2150, 022.215) Principles and concepts of developmental biology including gametogenesis, fertilization, early and late development. Cellular, tissue and molecular aspects will be presented utilizing both invertebrate and vertebrate examples. Prerequisite: One of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Adam Bewick: “Understanding epigenetics through the lens of molecular evolution” — Wednesday, December 12 at 10:30 a.m., 201 Biological Sciences Bldg..

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “"The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird"” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.