Reproduction and Sexual Development Study Guide

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Reproduction and Sexual Development Study Objectives To define the oogenesis, follicular growth, seminiferous tubules, Leydig cells, Sertoli cells, granulosa cells, thecal cells, the SRY gene, the Wolffian duct, the Mullerian duct To describe - role of PGF 2 α in luteolysis - steroidogenesis of estradiol - the roles of estrogen and dihydrotestosterone in sexual development - How a male is made from a female To draw the hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal axes of the male and female To
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Unformatted text preview: explain-how ovulation occurs-luteogenesis (making of the corpus luteum)-the changes in GnRH/LH and FSH secretion over the menstrual cycle-how estrogen levels can rise although it is exerting negative feedback in the follicular phase-how estrogen drives a surge in LH secretion-why a constant release implant of GnRH shuts down the reproductive axis-how an anatomical female can occur in an XY person-how an anatomical male can occur in an XX person...
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