Developmental Biology

MCD BIO XL 138
This course presents the genetic, cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in the development of animal embryology and related developmental defects and disease.
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Classroom
Starting at $985.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Understand changes in gene expression and cell-to-cell interaction leading up to particular developmental outcomes
  • Apply main genetic and molecular tools used in the study of development of principal experimental models

About this course:

This course teaches the cellular and molecular basis of animal embryology and describes the events of development common to many multicellular organisms. Lectures emphasize the genetic, cellular, and molecular mechanisms involved in development. Topics include changes in gene expression and cell-to-cell interactions and how these lead to particular developmental outcomes. Students also learn how alterations in normal patterns of gene expression and cell-cell interaction lead to developmental defects and disease. Transferable for UC credit.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Developmental Biology.

Life Sciences XL 3, XL 4, XL 23L or Life Sciences XL 7A, XL 7B, XL 7C, and XL 107.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Anna Skylar
363806
Fee:
$985.00
4 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 3, 2018. No refund after October 10, 2018. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Book: Principles of Development by Lewis Wolpert
Schedule
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Date
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Lecture
Wed Sep 26, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Oct 3, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Oct 10, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Oct 17, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Oct 24, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Oct 31, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Nov 7, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Nov 14, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Nov 21, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Nov 28, 2018
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120
Lecture
Wed Dec 5, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
La Kretz Hall 120

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