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Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

About Reproductive Biology

Reproductive Biology is the study of the biochemistry, physiology, endocrinology, cell biology, genetics and molecular biology of a wide range of biological processes involved in reproduction.

These processes include gametogenesis and germ stem cell biology, fertilization, embryo development, implantation, pregnancy, sexual differentiation, and mechanisms by which the reproductive organs develop, differentiate, age and incur disease. Research in reproductive biology has broad applications in public health, medicine, and agriculture, including contraception, infertility, reproductive toxicology, animal science, and oncology.

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