BIOL 3542

Developmental Biology

Principles and concepts of development biology will be presented including early embryo development, tissue patterning, morphogenesis, germ cell formation, stem cell biology, organ and nervous system development, growth and regeneration. Fundamental developmental concepts as well as the cellular, genetic and molecular mechanisms behind development will be convered utilizing invertebrate, vertebrate and plant examples. Not to be held with the former BIOL 2540. Prerequisites: BIOL 2500 or BIOL 2501 (C+) or better and BIOL 2520 or BIOL 2521 (C+) or better, or consent of the department.

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Jay Kormish
    CRN: 53178
    Lecture Location: 205 Armes
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.

Important Dates

February 19: Louis Riel Day (University Closed)

February 19 – February 23: Reading Week (No classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Dr. Heidi Swanson: “TBA” — Friday, March 2 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Graham Scott: “TBA” — Friday, March 9 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Patricia Wright: “TBA” — Friday, March 16 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Virginia Trimble: “TBA” — Friday, March 23 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.