Course DescriptionThe major topics examined are membrane structure and transport systems and cellular metabolic pathways. A review of DNA replication and protein synthesis will also be included. A detailed examination of the metabolism of lipids, proteins and nucleic acids is investigated in the context of normal function in various organisms. The contribution of disrupted metabolism to human diseases such as cancer and diabetes is also discussed.
RequisitesPrerequisite: BCH 361 or CHY 361
Antirequisite: BCH 362 and CHY 362