582--DNA to Diversity

How do complex morphologies develop from a single-cell embryo? What makes the human hand different from the horse's hoof, the bat's wing, or the flipper of a whale? These and related questions will be addressed as we explore the genetic and developmental basis of evolutionary change.

Offered Fall Semesters Only

Biology Core Requirement Area: 
Evolution and Biodiversity
Cellular Biology and Development
Plant requirement: 
No
Lab Requirement: 
Yes
General Education Requirement: 
No