BNG 424: Human Organogenesis
Prerequisite: BIO 121 or BNG 255
Understanding development of the human body from gametogenesis through birth. Students will learn about totipotent, pluripotent and mutipotent cell populations, and how cells differentiate and adopt specific fates. They will learn how each major organ system develops throughout embryogenesis, and how this knowledge can be used as a template for tissue engineering applications.