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DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY II AND LABORATORY COURSE

CODE 80825
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018
CREDITS 6 credits during the 2nd year of 8767 Medical-Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (LM-9) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR BIO/06
LANGUAGE Italian
TEACHING LOCATION GENOVA (Medical-Pharmaceutical Biotechnology)
SEMESTER 1° Semester
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Gain insight into the cellular and molecular developmental mechanisms in some experimental models (Drosophila, Caenorhabditis elegans, ascidians, amphioxus, zebrafish, Xenopus, chicken, mouse, human). Knowledge of differentiation processes in both embryos and adults.

TEACHING METHODS

Frontal lessons and laboratory.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

1) Gilbert S. F., Biologia dello Sviluppo. Zanichelli.

2) Sanes D.H., Reh T.A., Harris W.A., Development of the Nervous System. 2nd edn. Academic Press.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

CRISTIANO ANGELINI (President)

SIMONA CANDIANI

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Frontal lessons and laboratory.

LESSONS START

October 1, 2017

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Oral.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The preparation of the student will be assessed by a substantial oral exam questions on the topic of the course. The student must also take the examination a review in English on recent interpretations of the main development processes. During the test it will also be tested the link capacity, synthesis and critical interpretation.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
19/01/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano
02/02/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano
23/02/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano
29/06/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano
13/07/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano
07/09/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano
21/09/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Palazzina delle Scienze 1° piano