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300085 SE COSB Colloquium (2016W)

Vorträge im Center for Organismal Systems Biology

1.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


max. 30 participants
Language: English



The lectures will take place generally on mondays from 11:15 - 12:45 in Seminar room 3, UZA1, Biocenter Althanstrasse, 1090 Wien. The precise dates and speakers will be announced on posters and sent out by email during the first week of the semester.

First unit: November 7, 2016

07. 11. Damir MARJANOVIC:International BURCH University,BIH
Molecular genetic scenario of the peopling of the Western Balkan

21. 11. Silvia BULGHERESI University of Vienna, AUT
Dressed to cooperate - marine nematode-bacterium symbioses

CANCELLED: 28. 11. Jakob VINTNER University of Bristol, GBR
Knowing the impossible: The colour of dinosaurs

05.12. Elly TANAKA:Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, AUT
Integrating position and growth during axolotl limb regeneration

12.12. Qi ZHOU University of Vienna, AUT
Developmental and genomic evolution of animal sex chromosomes: Flies,birds and beyond

09. 01. Susanne HUBER University of Vienna, AUT
Homogamy and reproduction - sociology meets genetics

16. 01.Beatriz VICOSO Institute of Science and Technology, AUT
Sex chromosome turnover and conservation in insects

23. 01. Anna KICHEVA Institute of Science and Technology, AUT
Specification of spinal cord pattern by opposing morphogen gradients

30.01. David KEAYS Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, AUT
The search for the magnetoreceptors


Aims, contents and method of the course

A series of lectures which is open to the public and introduces expert speakers mainly from outside the Vienna Zoological Institute. The main concern of the Colloquium is the presentation of actual questions and modern developments in zoological and anthropological research. It addresses zoologists and anthropologists of various specializations and its attendance is particularly recommended to all students working for their diploma or doctor's degree.

Assessment and permitted materials

Attendants are expected to attend the full suite of lectures.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Attendence is required to obtain a certificate of attendence by the end of the semester.

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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