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BIOL 4207 – Womb to Tomb: Embryology, Development and Aging

(3 credits) 3 hours lecture, 3 hours lab

This course examines the complete arc of the human life cycle, from fertilization to senescence. Particular emphasis will be placed on embryological development, and on ways in which diseases associated with aging may be forestalled, minimized or prevented. Labs will be devoted to the examination of chick and pig embryos.

Prerequisite: Biology 3204 with a grade of “C-“or higher, or equivalent.