Embryology I

Third-cycle level | 1.5 credits (HEC) | Course code: H5F3150

Course description

The aim of the course is to instruct the participants in human reproductive biology with focus on assisted reproduction technologies (ART), as well as to give them practical experience through practical demonstrations in embryological and micro-manipulation techniques. To provide understanding of the components of culture systems used in ART, so that the student can evaluate, troubleshoot, and improve existing systems.

Requirements and Selection

Prerequisite courses, or equivalent

No prerequisite courses, or equivalent, demanded for this course.  


Selection will be based on:  
1) the relevance of the course syllabus for the applicant’s doctoral project (according to written motivation). 
2) start date of doctoral studies (priority given to earlier start date). 


Course director

Course director: Jose Inzunza

Co-organizer: Arturo Reyes Palomares arturo.reyes.palomares@ki.se, tel, 076008510 and Kenny Rodriguez-Wallberg

Course syllabus



Department of Laboratory Medicine

Doctoral programme

Development and Regeneration (DevReg)

Type of course

**Other course


Embryo, IVF, oocytes, implantation, fertilization, cryopreservation, embryo implant, Embyo, IVF, oocytes , implantation, fertilization, embryo transfer

CONTACTJose Inzunza