Paper Code: 
ZOL 424

Genes & Differentiation

   Study of development of Frog 

  • Preserved Material available: Egg, Cleavage, Blastula, Gastrula, Neurula, Tail bud, Hatching, Mature tadpole larva, Metamorphic stages, Froglet • Histological slides: Cleavage, Blastula, Gastrula, Neurula, Tail bud stage Study of development of Chick
  •  Whole mounts: 18, 21, 24, 33, 72 & 96 hrs of incubation period embryos
  •  Study of the embryo at various stages of incubation in vivo by making a window in the egg shell
  •  Exercise to demonstrate developmental stages of living embryo after removal of blastoderm from the egg
  •  Study of various Foetal envelopes in a 10-12 day old chick embryo(Amnion, Chorion, Allantois,Yolk sac)


  • To study the food preference and feeding behaviour of Tribolium.
  • To study the light response of Tribolium.
  • To study the process of learning in rats with the help of animal maze and analyze the result of the experiment.
  • To study the communication in Earthworm by chemical stimuli i.e. extruding a substance called “Pheromone” that can transmit message. • To study imprinting during critical period.
  • Study of social organization of Rhesus (Macaca mulata) and Langurs (Presbytis entellus).
  • A visit to Zoo: To study the behaviour

    Applied Zoology

       A visit to:

  •  Poultry farm
  •  Dairy Industry /Distillery plant
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