Developmental Biology

Developmental Biology for Spring 2018
Course code 3024190
Credits two ( lectures: 2 hr per week)
Organizer Dr. Cheng-Ting Chien, TEL: 2788-3562
Testbook 1. Developmental Biology (8th ed.) by Scott F. Gilbert
2. Principles of Development (3rd ed.) by Lewis Wolpert
Time 15:30-17:20, Wednesday
Place R123, Institute of Molecular Biology, Academia Sinica
Grading mid/final exams in close-book style
Minimal student number : 5 persons

 

  Date Topic Lecturer
1.
03/07
Signaling pathways in development Cheng-Ting Chien
    Cell behaviors in development Ruey-Hwa Chen
2.
03/14
Embryonic polarity and Induction Jun-An Chen
    Fate specification and patterning Shen-Ju Chou
3.
03/21
Axis formation Yi-Hsien Su
4.
03/28
Embryonic development I Yu-Ting Yan
5.
04/11
Embryonic development II Guang-Chao Chen
6.
04/18
Neural development Henry Sun
 
04/25
Mid-term Exam course organizer
(close-book style)
7.
05/02
Evo-Devo (10:00-12:00) Jr-Kai Yu
8.
05/09
Control and regulation of stem cells Hwei-Jan Hsu
9.
05/16
Sex determination and differentiation Bon-chu Chung
10.
05/23
Senescence and ageing Ao Lin Hsu
11.
05/30
Development of the immune system Kuo-I Lin
12.
06/06
Plant development Hsou-min Li
13.
06/13
Development and Diseases-I (10:00-12:00) Tang Tang
14.
06/20
Development and Diseases-II (10:00-12:00) Yung-Fang Liao
 
06/27
Final Exam course organizer
(close-book style)