BIOL 2380

Introductory Toxicology

(Formerly BOTN 2180, 001.218, ZOOL 2180, 022.218) A survey of general principles underlying the effects of toxic substances on biological systems, including consideration of the history, scope and applications of toxicology, the mechanisms of toxic action, and some major types of toxicants. This course is also taught in Environmental Science as ENVR 2180 (128.218), and in Agriculture as AGRI 2180 (065.218). Not to be held with BIOL 2381, BIOL 2382 (BOTN 2190, ZOOL 2190, 001.219, 022.219), ENVR 2190 (128.219), or AGRI 2190 (065.219). Prerequisites: one of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C); and one of CHEM 1310, CHEM 1311 (002.131), or CHEM 1320 (002.132) (C).

Winter 2019 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 51357
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 4: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Tu.Th.

Important Date

June 4 – June 8: Convocation Ceremony (Fort Garry Campus)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Ashley Tripp, MSc. Defense: “Temperature and pCO2: single and combined effects of climate change parameters on acid-base regulation in Louisiana red swamp crayfish” — Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, June 7 at 9 a.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Amber Hiebert, MSc. Defense: “Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) Myotome Development: The Proliferation of Satellite Cells in the Developing Sturgeon” — Tuesday, June 26 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.