Developmental Biology and Embryology
This is a program that focuses on the scientific study of embryology,
development, and growth of animals and human beings.
Includes instruction in
fertilization, oogenesis, histogenesis, gastrulation, and cell differentiation;
embryological development including organ and pattern formation, morphogenesis,
gene regulation, cell lineage, and fate maps; disease and defect studies;
transgenic and evolutionary models of growth and development; and applications
to specific organisms and phyla.