Week 25- 30

Biology

GESTATION PERIOD

GESTATION PERIOD

What is Gestation Period? 

The period between conception and birth is called gestation.
In humans gestation takes nine months (40 weeks).
The embryo differentiates into tissues and organs during this period.

Week 1 to 3:

Zygote divides to form blastocyst.
Implantation takes place.
The three germ layers form endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm.
Nervous system starts to form.