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The uterus is where a fetus grows and develops until birth. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Cell biology is a branch of biology studying the structure and function of the cell, also known as the basic unit of life. I hope that the textbook of biology properly reflects the objectives of the curriculum. Part of the blastocyst grows to become the embryo the baby in the first eight weeks of development, and the other part becomes the placenta the organ that implants into the. The growth and development of a child consists of a highly complex series of changes, with different tissues and different regions of the body maturing at different rates.
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