ANSC 2400

ANSC 2400

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Comparative anatomy and physiology of mammalian and avian reproduction, with emphasis on domestic and laboratory animals; fertilization through embryonic development, pregnancy, and growth to sexual maturity; emphasis on physiological mechanisms and application to fertility regulation. Separate laboratory is offered to demonstrate fundamental aspects of reproduction and reproductive technology.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: two semesters of college-level biology.

Distribution Category (OPHLS-AG)

  • Compare species differences in various aspects of reproductive form and function.
  • Recognize and recommend corrective measures for causes of infertility and reproductive dysfunction.
  • Propose the physiological basis for existing and emerging reproductive technologies such as estrous cycle regulation, gamete and embryo preservation and transfer, in vitro fertilization and related technologies, and pregnancy diagnosis.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1025 ANSC 2400   LEC 001

  • Prerequsite: ANSC 1100-1160 or equivalent or one year introductory biology.