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CHEM 5570 Introduction to Biological Membranes (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Course designed to cover (1) basic molecular aspects of structure and surface chemistry of lipids, including the organization and dynamics of lipid bilayers and biological membranes and the state of proteins in the membrane, and (2) functional aspects of biomembranes including diffusion and facilitated or active transport across a bilayer (and the bioenergetic consequences), biogenesis of membranes, and receptor-mediated interactions.

Instructor(s): Mary F. Roberts

Prerequisites: CH 561.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17