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
    Instructor: Gary Anderson
    CRN: 16207
    Lecture Location: 415 Machray Hall
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Slot 4: 8:30 AM–9:45 AM, Tu.Th.

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.