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Sow and piglet
Sow and piglet

This Embryology category shows pages and media that relates to pig development.

The pig (Sus scrofa) developmental model is studied extensively due to the commercial applications of pigs for meat production and for health issues such as obesity, cardiovascular disease, and organ transplantation (xenotransplantation).

Historically, it represented an easily accessible animal embryo that could be used to model human development.

Embryology Main Page - Pig Development


Pages in category ‘Pig’

The following 79 pages are in this category, out of 79 total.

Media in category ‘Pig’

The following 132 files are in this category, out of 132 total.