The 8th Bangalore Benny Shilo Course on Developmental Biology

16 - 27 January, 2017 at National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India

Organised by NCBS & DBS-TIFR

This course will focus on connecting molecular and cellular pathways to an understanding of the mechanisms that underlie animal development

Applications are invited from graduate students early in their PhD program and from Undergraduate/Masters students contemplating a research career in developmental biology.

For the online submission form and detailed application instructions: Click here

There is no application fee.

Application deadline: September 15th 2016

Accepted students will be provided boarding and lodging.

Please email any queries to: devbio2017[at]

The total number of participants will be restricted to around 40.

The course will be intense and require full-time participation.

Lectures will be accompanied by informal discussion and questions.

Another aspect will include a study of related research papers in work-groups followed by presentations by students and discussion with the instructors.