BIO 644: Biological Chemistry.
6 hours (2, lecture; 4, lab), 4 credits. Introduction to the chemistry and metabolism of compounds of biological importance. Studies of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, proteins, nucleic acids, vitamins, coenzymes, enzymes, and hormones; their interrelationship with each other; and their metabolism, biosynthesis, and significance in biological systems. PREREQ: One undergraduate course in organic chemistry.
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