BIOL 4500


(Formerly BOTN 4180, 001.418) Analysis of plant development at the molecular level. Recent advances in model system genetics will be highlighted including seedling, root, shoot, and flower development as well as environmental responses. Prerequisite: BIOL 2500 (BOTN 2460, 001.246) or BIOL 2501 (BOTN 2461) (C).

Fall 2017 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Dana Schroeder
    CRN: 16621
    Lecture Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Slot 7: 12:30 PM–1:20 PM, M.W.F.

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense: “Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change” — Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal: “Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)” — Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jared Field, MSc Defense: “Alternative splicing of Bnip3 modulates calcium signals to prevent mitochondrail-dependent cell death and regulate gene expression” — Wednesday, December 20 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.