MCDB 418 - Endocrinology
Section: 101
Term: SP 2009
Subject: Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB)
Department: LSA Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Requirements & Distribution:
Enforced Prerequisites:
BIOLOGY 225 and 305; and MCDB (BIOLOGY) 310, MCDB (BIOLOGY) 311, BIOLCHEM 415, or BIOLCHEM 451/CHEM 451; or Graduate standing.
Other Course Info:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course focuses on recent advances in the study of animal hormones. The course covers the cellular origin and chemical nature of hormones, the cellular and molecular mechanisms of hormone action, the evolution of hormones and their receptors, and the roles of hormones in the control of development, growth, physiology, and behavior. The course concentrates on endocrine systems of vertebrates, including humans.

Textbook: Greenspan and Gardner. Basic and Clinical Endocrinology. 8th edition.

MCDB 418 - Endocrinology
Schedule Listing
101 (LEC)
TuWTh 9:00AM - 11:00AM
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ISBN: 0071440119
Greenspan's basic & clinical endocrinology, Author: edited by David G. Gardner, Dolores Shoback., Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical 8th ed. 2007
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