Cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying animal development: fertilization, gastrulation, body axis formation and patterning, formation of the eye, nervous system, neural crest, limb, germ cells and gonads. Emphasis on human developmental disorders, experimental design and hypothesis testing.
- Credit will be granted for only one of BIOL 513, BIOL 309.
- A combined undergraduate and graduate course.
- Please contact instructor for more information.