BIOL 4544

Advanced Developmental and Cellular Biology

(Lab required) The course focuses on contemporary concepts and approaches in developmental biology, including theoretical and practical aspects. The emphasis is on the laboratory component. May not be held with the former BIOL 3540. Prerequisites: BIOL 2520 or BIOL 2521 and BIOL 3542 (C) or the former BIOL 2540; or consent of the department.

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Steve Whyard
    CRN: 53179
    Lecture Location: 401 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 8: 1:30 PM–2:20 PM, M.W.F.
    Laboratory Location: W340 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, W.

Important Date

April 9 – April 23: Winter Term Exam Period (includes final exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Riikka Kinnunen - PhD Proposal: “The Ecology of Urban Wildlife: How do Species Respond to Rapid Environmental Change?” — Tuesday, May 1 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Chloe Schmidt, PhD Proposal: “Microevolution in rapidly changing environments” — Wednesday, May 2 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Kamaldeep Chhoker, MSc. Defense: “Effects of canopy cover and pH on polyketide synthase gene transcription in Cladonie stygia and the polyketides produced in natural conditions.” — Thursday, May 3 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Lisa Hoogenboom, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen movement across the intestine of elasmoranchs” — Tuesday, May 22 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.