Human Embryology   [Archived Catalog]

BIO 409 - Human Embryology

Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): BIO 111 , BIO 110   AND   OR   AND junior standing or higher.
A study of human embryology with emphasis on the fundamental developmental process. Topics include gametogenesis, fertilization, and development of the embryo from zygote through the differentiation of the neural tube. Additionally, topics involving development of selected human organ systems will be covered. Clinical analysis of birth defects will also be discussed.