Mar 03, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

BIOL 444 - Reproductive Biology

(3 units)

Prerequisite: BIOL 342  or BIOL 345  with a grade of “C” or better.
(Undergraduates enroll in BIOL 444; graduates enroll in BIOL 544 .) Topics in comparative reproductive biology from molecular, cellular, organismal, and population levels. Hormones and reproduction, gamete/gonad biology, reproductive lifespan, mating system/ strategies, environmental influence on reproductive capabilities, contraception/in vitro fertilization. Scientific communication discussed including scientific articles and scientific writing.

Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture 3 hrs.) Double Numbered with: BIOL 544