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300685 VO EvoDevo: Evolution of developmental processes (2021W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
ON-SITE

Registration/Deregistration

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

Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Lectures will be generally on Wednesdays at 9:45-11:15.

Wednesday 06.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hybride Lehre
Seminarraum 1.7, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 1.010, Ebene 1
Wednesday 13.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 20.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 27.10. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 03.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 10.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 17.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 24.11. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 01.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 15.12. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 12.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 19.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0
Wednesday 26.01. 09:45 - 11:15 Hörsaal 3, Biologie Djerassiplatz 1, 0.005, Ebene 0

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

In the first part of the lecture the theoretical foundations, scientific questions, and research domains of EvoDevo will be presented, and the general relation between genetic and phenotypic evolution will be discussed. Iin the second part specific examples of recent experimental approaches to fundamental questions in EvoDevo will be
presented: conservation and diversification of molecular systems and developmental processes in axis evolution, evolution of new limb and appendage structures, changes in cis-regulation and protein-coding parts, etc.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam with 4-6 open questions.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The exam is passed when half of the possible points have been obtained. Grades will be given in equal spacing.

Examination topics

Everything taught and discussed during the lectures can be examination topics.

Reading list

Further reading is provided during the first lecture. Specific paper references will be provided on the slides.

Association in the course directory

MZO W-3, MZO W3, MGE III-1, MES2

Last modified: Mo 17.01.2022 09:30