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 Date

January 16: Deadline to apply online to graduate for Spring 2018 (most students)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Joel Bety: “Seasonal interactions in arctic migratory birds: from individual to ecosystem” — Friday, January 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Christa Burstahler PhD Oral Defense: “Variation in facultative diet specialization of Canadian lynx” — Friday, January 19 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Dr. Jonathan Meltzer: “TBA” — Friday, February 2 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Robert J. Ireland: “The Orchidaceae: not just for ice cream and corsages.” — Thursday, February 8 at 7 p.m., 260 Helen Glass.