The Histology component of this course covers the organization of tissues in the respiratory system, the digestive system, the urinary system, the male and female reproductive systems, the skin and dermal appendages, the mammary gland and the sensory organs. The Embryology component of this course covers the development of the respiratory system, the digestive system, the liver and biliary system, the pancreas, the urinary system, the endocrine and exocrine glands, the genital system, the nervous system, the face and palate, the skin and its appendages, the musculoskeletal system, the circulatory system and the sensory organs.
Throughout this course, students will develop a sound knowledge of the organization of tissues. Detailed microscopic observation in the laboratory will be used to improve students’ understanding of the subject matter taught.
Head Professor: Vassilis Gorgoulis