Ch. 11 Animal physiology skills

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Define epidemiology
The study of distribution, patterns, and causes of disease in a population
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Define M-line
Line in the centre of the sarcomere
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Define spermatogenesis
The production of sperm
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Define seminiferous tubules
A mass of narrow tubes that make the testes
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Define interstitial cells
Cells in the gaps between the seminiferous tubules
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Define the germinal epithelium
Outer layer of cells on seminiferous tubule
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Define spermatazoa
Cells with developed tails, aka sperm
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Define Sertoli cells
Large nurse cells in the wall of the tubule
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Define primary spermatocytes (2n)
Large diploid cells
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Define primary follicle
A central oocyte surrounded by a single layer of follicle cells
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Define M-line

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Line in the centre of the sarcomere

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Define spermatogenesis

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Define seminiferous tubules

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Define interstitial cells

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