Go to Main Content

Purdue Self-Service

 

HELP | EXIT

Detailed Course Information

 

Fall 2024
Jun 17, 2024
Transparent Image
Information Select the desired Level or Schedule Type to find available classes for the course.

ANSC 53700 - Adipocyte Biology
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course will provide the student with a conceptual background in the development of adipose tissue and its biological function with emphasis on the endocrine and immunologic aspects of the adipocyte. Differences between species will be emphasized where possible.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Lecture

Offered By: College of Agriculture
Department: Animal Sciences

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Discuss the development ontogeny of adipose tissue formation. 2. Discuss the role of adipose tissue in energy balance. 3. Discuss the role of adipose tissue in the regulation of immune function. 4. Understand the role of the extracellular matrix in adipose tissue in the regulation of adipocyte development. 5. Have a better understanding of adipose tissue role in cancer susceptibility. 6. Have a better understanding of the impact of phytochemicals in the regulation of obesity and adipocyte function.


Restrictions:
May not be enrolled as the following Classifications:     
      Sophomore: 45 - 59 hours
      Sophomore: 30 - 44 hours
      Freshman: 0 - 14 hours
      Freshman: 15 - 29 hours

Prerequisites:
GR-ANSC 53700 Requisites

General Requirements:

Student Attribute: GR
May not be taken concurrently.  )
or
Course or Test: ANSC 23000
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently.
and
Course or Test: BCHM 30700
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently. )


Return to Previous New Search
Transparent Image
Skip to top of page
Release: 8.7.2.4