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300014 VO Introduction to animal development (2021W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
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Details

Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 15.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 22.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 29.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 05.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 12.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 19.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 26.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 03.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 10.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 17.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 07.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 14.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 21.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0
Friday 28.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 2, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.033, Ebene 0

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Introduction lecture to the basic principles of the embryonic development in animals.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE LECTURE WILL BE GIVEN IN ENGLISH.

We will introduce the basic principles and the control mechanisms regulating animal development.
We will cover the following topics:
- Questions of developmental biology
- A brief overview of the early animal development
- Molecular basics of developmental biology
- The driving forces of morphogenesis
- Pattern formation in development
- Development of selected vertebrates (fish, amphibians, birds, mammals)
- Development of model invertebrates (Drosophila, Caenorhabditis, Sea urchins, tunicates, cnidarians)
- Stem cells

Assessment and permitted materials

written Exam consisting of 4-6 questions
There will be 4 exam dates distributed over the next two semesters. Please check U:Space for dates and locations.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

To pass the exam, minimally 50% of the points must be achieved.

Examination topics

The exam questions focus on the understanding of the developmental principles and processes, based on specific experiments and animal models that are presented during the lecture.

Reading list

Wolpert: Principles of Development
Werner, Hassel: Entwicklungsbiologie
Gilbert: Developmental Biology

Association in the course directory

BZO 6, BAN 6, BBO 8, BOE 11, BMG 10, BMB 10, BPB 11, UF BU 10

Last modified: We 15.09.2021 11:49