Programs & Courses
BCEM 393 - Introduction to Biochemical Molecules
Introduction to Biochemical Molecules
The course focuses on the structure and function of the various biomolecules observed in life on Earth; nucleic acids, amino acids, carbohydrates, lipids, proteins and enzymes, with an emphasis on protein structure and enzyme catalysis. Carbohydrate, lipid and nitrogen metabolism are also covered. The laboratory instructs modern biochemical techniques for analysis of biochemical molecules including carbohydrates, amino acids, proteins, and enzymes..
Prerequisite: BIOL 311 & CHEM 250 or permission of the Dean