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BIOL 6120 Graduate Biochemistry (Fall/Spring: 2 )

Course Description

This course, which is designed for graduate students who have successfully completed an undergraduate biochemistry course, will cover the biochemistry of biologically significant macromolecules and macromolecular assemblies. Topics will include the elements of protein structure and folding, principles of protein purification and analysis, enzymology, nucleic acid biochemistry, and the structure and function of biological membranes. The first half of the course will review selected topics in biochemistry, with the objective of bringing all students to a certain level of competency in the field. The second half of the course will focus on original papers from the biochemical literature.

Instructor(s): Daniel Kirschner

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17