The structure and function of proteins and the regulation of metabolic pathways will be the central concepts presented in the course. Students should gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of the biology of protein molecules. BIOL 237 Genetics recommended as prequisite.
Prerequisite(s): CHEM 215 and (CHEM 225 or CHEM 230)
BIOL334 Biochemistry Laboratory
Introduction to laboratory practice using biochemical techniques to isolate and characterize proteins. Enzyme kinetics and bioinformatics are also covered.