MCDB 310 - Introductory Biochemistry
Section: 101
Term: SP 2009
Subject: Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB)
Department: LSA Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in MCDB 311 (BIOLOGY 311), BIOLCHEM 415 or 451 or 515, or CHEM 451.
Cost:
>100
Enforced Prerequisites:
BIOLOGY 162 or 163 or 172 or 174 or [195 and 173] AND CHEM 210.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Prior or concurrent enrollment in CHEM 215.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Introductory Biochemistry is designed to be a general introduction to the chemistry of biological systems. This course will furnish basic information concerning the organization of chemical reactions in cells and will include information on the enzymes that catalyze these reactions as well as on the interactions between different pathways. Topics covered include: amino acid structure and nomenclature; protein structure and function; enzyme kinetics; nucleic acids; intermediary metabolism; photosynthesis; and regulation of metabolism.

This is a lecture-based course with supplementary discussion sections. A variety of web-based projects will be assigned.

MCDB 310 - Introductory Biochemistry
Schedule Listing
101 (LEC)
 
50619
Open
95
 
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MTuW 11:00AM - 1:00PM
102 (DIS)
P
50621
Open
22
 
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M 1:00PM - 2:30PM
103 (DIS)
P
50623
Open
28
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 2:30PM
104 (DIS)
P
50625
Open
45
 
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W 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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