Reproductive Physiology of Mammals, From Farm to Field and Beyond
Author : Keith K. Schillo
Hardcover: 480 pages
Publisher: --; 1st edition ( May 2008 )
Chapter 1: Introduction.
Chapter 2: Life, reproduction, and sex.
Chapter 3: Organization and structure of mammalian reproductive systems.
Chapter 4: Sexual differentiation.
Chapter 5: Functional anatomy of reproductive systems: genital organs.
Chapter 6: Functional anatomy of reproductive systems: neuroendocrine systems.
Chapter 7: Principles of reproductive endocrinology.
Chapter 8: Puberty.
Chapter 9: Dynamics of testicular function in the adult male.
Chapter 10: Dynamics of ovarian function in the adult female: ovarian cycles.
Chapter 11: Dynamics of ovarian function: folliculogenesis, oogenesis, and ovulation.
Chapter 12: Dynamics of ovarian function: the corpus luteum.
Chapter 13: Sexual behavior.
Chapter 14: Establishing pregnancy: from coitus to syngamy.
Chapter 15: Establishing pregnancy: embryogenesis, maternal recognition of pregnancy, implantation, and placentation.
Chapter 16: Physiology of pregnancy, parturition, and puerperium.
Chapter 17: Seasonal regulation of reproduction.
Chapter 18: Ethical issues in reproductive physiology.