MCDB 418 - Endocrinology
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB)
Department: LSA Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
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Advisory Prerequisites:
A course in animal of human physiology (BIOLOGY 225 is preferred), a course in biochemistry (MCDB 310 is preferred) and a course in genetics (BIOLOGY 305 is preferred).
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.
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This course focuses on recent advances in the study of animal hormones. Topics covered include 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. 9th edition.

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Intended Audience:

Advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students.

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MCDB 418 - Endocrinology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
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ISBN: 0071622438
Greenspan's basic & clinical endocrinology, Author: edited by David G. Gardner, Dolores Shoback., Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical 9th ed.
Other Textbook Editions OK.
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