Academic Catalog


Course Code: 2380733
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Biology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. TLN YANIK
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

This course will investigate how hormones function in the brain to regulate physiology and behavior. Particular emphasis is placed on neuropeptides and also more details on the organization and operation of different hypothalamus-pituitary-endocrine gland axes will be presented.