ZO504

Human Cytogenetics and Developmental Biology
Year / Semester: 
1st Year

BLOCK – I : Human Cytogenetics
Unit –1    :    Introduction to Human Cytogenetics                                                   
Unit –2    :    Chromosomes & Karyotyping                                                              
Unit –3    :    Chromosomal Abnormalities                                                                
Unit –4    :    Genetic Disorders                                                                                 
Unit –5    :    Mutations and Repair of DNA                                                             
Unit –6    :    Recombinant DNA Technology                                                           
Unit –7    :    Cytogenetic Culture setup and Harvest                                                
Unit –8    :    Slide Preparation and Staining                                                             
Appendix – A Glossary of Genetic Terms                                                                
Appendix – B Glossary of Malformations

BLOCK – II: Development Biology
Unit –9    :    Basic concepts of Development Biology                                              
Unit –10  :    Gametes and Fertilization                                                                     
Unit –11  :    Cleavage and Gastrulation                                                                    
Unit –12  :    Early vertebrate Development                                                              
Unit –13  :    Differentiation                                                                                      
Unit –14  :    Body Axis                                                                                             
Unit –15  :    Tetrapod Limb Development                                                                
Unit –16  :    Growth and Post-embryonic Development