AN S 345: Growth and Development of Domestic Animals
(3-0) Cr. 3. S.
Prereq: AN S 214; Course(s) in nutrition, genetics, meat science and/or biochemistry recommended
Basic principles of animal growth and development covered at the tissue, cellular and molecular level. Emphasis placed on skeletal muscle, adipose, bone, and immune system growth and development. The effects of genetics, nutrition, and pharmaceuticals on growth.