BCH 453- Biochemistry of Hormones

This course is going to cover: concepts about endocrine activity, describe the features and compare between the protein and steroid hormones as well as for activity of the hypothalamus. Compare the tissues and hormonal activity of the anterior and posterior pituitary glands, including FSH, LH, TSH, PRL, ACTH, GH, oxytocin and ADH. 
Discuss the major hormones of the thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, and adrenal glands.
 Discuss the major activity of sex hormones including estrogens, progesterone, and testosterone.