BIOL 4480

Comparative Endocrinology

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 4600, 022.460) The structure, control, and function of vertebrate endocrine systems. BIOL 2520 (or equivalent - ZOOL 2280, 022.228, BIOL 2521, ZOOL 2281), and one of BIOL 2410 (or equivalent - ZOOL 2530, 022.253, BIOL 2411, ZOOL 2531), BIOL 3460 (ZOOL 3530, 022.353) or the former 022.245 or 022.352, and a course in biochemistry are strongly recommended as prerequisites. Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Fall 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    CRN: 16207
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 5: 10:00 AM–11:15 AM, Tu.Th.

Important Date

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

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: William Bugg, PhD. Proposal: “Effects of early rearing conditions on the transcriptome of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)” — Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, May 24 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Haoran Chen, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen fixing plant evolution: the major factors affecting biological nitrogen fixation” — Friday, May 25 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

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.