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ACB 330: Principles of Development

Description
An introduction to the cellular and molecular mechanisms that regulate embryonic development in animals. Topics include fertilization, establishment of the major tissue/organ types, and body axis patterning. The course covers examples of embryogenesis in both vertebrate and invertebrate species in order to highlight key developmental principles.
Credit units
3
Term description
2(3L)
College
Medicine
Department
Anatomy and Cell Biology
Prerequisite(s)
BMSC 220.3 and BIOL 224.3 or PHSI 208.6.
Note:
Students with credit for ACB 201 (discontinued course) cannot take ACB 330 for credit.