Aug 17, 2022  
Undergraduate Catalog (ARCHIVED) 2021-2022 
    
Undergraduate Catalog (ARCHIVED) 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CHEM 460 - Biochemistry

3 credits
A one-semester course in biomolecules, metabolism, and transmission of genetic information. The structures, properties, and biochemical functions of mono- and polysaccharides, lipids, amino acids, proteins and nucleic acids are introduced. Metabolic pathways and cycles for the catabolism and anabolism of sugars, triglycerides, steroids, amino acids, proteins, and polynucleotides are detailed. Energetics, the potential fates of chemical intermediates, and information storage and transmission are studied. Prerequisite(s): CHEM 326 



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