Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Introduction to Biochemistry
BIOL 2206 Introduction to Biochemistry
Prerequisites:CHEM 1006 and CHEM 1007
Hours:Three hours of lecture per week for one term.
Description:This course provides an introduction to the chemistry, structure, and function of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids. Topics include basic metabolism of carbohydrates and fats, with emphasis on the biochemical fluctuations that occur in human health and disease; an introduction to enzymes; DNA replication and protein synthesis; and molecular genetics. This course is also offered as CHEM 2207.