Science - Course - Advanced Developmental Biology

  • Course Code: BIOL642
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.: 3Lec)
  • Course Type: Elective Courses (EC)

Course Description

Developmental biology is a diverse and rapidly changing field. This course integrates molecular, cellular and organismal approaches to address problems of cell differentiation, morphogenesis and pattern formation, organ formation, growth and reproduction. Different organisms are introduced as model systems for analysis. Contemporary health and ethics issues relevant to developmental biology are also considered in this course.