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300372 SE Current topics in Molecular Evolution and Development (2016S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 15 participants
Language: English



Vorbesprechung: 10.3. um 13:30 im SR Dept. Molekulare Evolution und Entwicklung (UZA1, Althanstrasse 14; Room 2.080)
nach Vereinbarung im Block / Blöcken.
Ort: je nach Teilnehmerzahl im Seminarraum Dept. MolEvoDevo


Aims, contents and method of the course

Recent papers in the fields of Molecular Evolution and EvoDevo will be discussed. For example, which molecular changes on the level of single proteins, on cis-regulatory elements, on gene networks and on developmental processes contributed to an increase of complexity or diversification of body plans

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory attendance; the evaluation consists of different performances: quality and completeness of the seminar presentation, active participation in the scientific discussion of the presented publications, written records (the percentage of the subgrades will be announced by the course leader); each of the subgrades must have a positive evaluation.

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