BIOC - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

BIOC 100A Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Fundamentals of molecular biology, structure and function of nucleic acids, and protein structure. Designed for students preparing for research careers in biochemistry and molecular biology. Lecture: 3-1/2 hours; discussion: 1-1/4 hours.

Credits

5

Instructor

Michael Stone

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): CHEM 8B; and BIOL 20A.

Quarter offered

Fall

BIOC 100B Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Covers principles of protein function from ligand binding and enzyme mechanism, kinetics and regulation to membrane composition and membrane protein function. Lecture: 3-1/2 hours; discussion: 1-1/4 hours. (Formerly Biochemistry .)

Credits

5

Instructor

Carrie Partch

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): BIOC 100A

Quarter offered

Winter

BIOC 100C Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biochemistry: intermediary metabolism and bioenergetics. How enzymatically catalyzed reactions are organized and regulated; how energy from molecules is extracted for chemical work. Lecture: 3-1/2 hours; discussion: 1-1/4 hours. (Formerly Biochemistry .)

Credits

5

Instructor

H. Boeger

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): BIOC 100B

Quarter offered

Spring

BIOC 110L Advanced Biochemistry Laboratory

An introduction to the major techniques used in the isolation and characterization of biological components. Laboratory: 8 hours; lecture: 1-3/4 hours. Students are billed a materials fee.

Credits

5

Instructor

Olof Einarsdottir

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): BIOC 100B and satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing and Composition requirements. Enrollment is restricted to chemistry majors in the biochemistry concentration. Other majors by permission.

Quarter offered

Spring