BIOL 4542

GENES & DEVELOPMENT

(Formerly ZOOL 4270, 022.427) An in depth examination of selected topics in embryonic development, emphasizing the genetic control of the cell and molecular mechanisms that direct embryogenesis. The course will focus primarily on vertebrate development, but insights provided by studies on invertebrates will also be covered. Prerequisites: BIOL 2520 (ZOOL 2280, 022.228) or BIOL 2521 (ZOOL 2281)(C); and BIOL 2540 (ZOOL 2150, 022.215) (C); or consent of department.

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Jeffrey Marcus
    CRN: 52557
    Lecture Location: 401 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 9: 11:30 AM–12:45 PM, Tu.Th.

Important Date

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.