Description
REPRODUCTIVE DEVELOPMENT FROM MODEL ORGANISMS TO HUMANS
This course focuses on the molecular aspects of the transition from gamete to a reproductive organism. The course progresses through the building of germ cells, fertilization and stem cell participation to sex determination, gonad morphogenesis, puberty, menopause and pregnancy. This course highlights both human and model organisms to bring together diverse aspects of the cell and developmental biology of reproductive tissues and their impact on disease pathology.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
2
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
MSCBMP 3840
Academic Group
School of Medicine
Academic Organization
Cell Biology & Physiology
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: INTBP 2000
Typically Offered
Fall