452. Fetal and Embryo Physiology
Lecture - Lab Hours:(3-0)
Introduction to the physiologic processes driving embryonic development and pregnancy; focus on embryo implantation, establishment of the placenta, development of the fetal circulatory systems and the molecular processes governing embryo differentiation and development; special emphasis on the major organ systems affected by pediatric disease and on the actions of teratogens.
Prerequisite: BICH 410 or equivalent, or approval of instructor.