Physiology of the Mammary Gland and Lactation
Instructor Jimena Laporta
Description: 2 credit course offered to undergraduate and graduate students. Insights into the endocrinology and physiology of the defining characteristics of mammals: the mammary gland and lactation, focusing on the anatomy and development of the mammary gland with an overview of the biochemical, cellular and molecular processes controlling lactation emphasizing on livestock species.
Instructors Jimena Laporta and Corwin D. Nelson.
Description: 3 credit course offered to undergraduate and graduate students. Overview of animal physiology with an emphasis on farm species that seeks to organize students’ knowledge of the basic sciences around physiological processes and functions of animal systems.