BIO 570 - Developmental Biology

Recent advances and theories in early embryogenesis and developmental biology. Major emphasis on genetic and molecular mechanisms operating during developmental phenomena. Topics include fertilization, mosaic versus regulative development, regulation of gene expression, patterning, germ line and sex determination, and neoplasia. Lecture and laboratory. Prerequisite: BIO 215 or equivalent, or permission of the department chairperson. Not open to students who have credit in BIO 470.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 4
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: BIO 215
Co-requisite: none