Biochemistry II: Intermediary Metabolism

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A continuation of introductory biochemistry with a more-detailed study of the metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, and nitrogen containing molecules such as amino acids and nucleotides. Emphasis will be placed on the similarities and differences among the various metabolic pathways and cycles. The interrelationships that exist among the various metabolic processes will also be discussed. An introduction to the genetic code and its relationship to nucleic acid and protein biosynthesis will also be presented. Prerequisite: CHEM451.

Source: Academic Catalog 2011-12