Course Catalog

CHEM 345 Biochemistry

Covers organizing principles of living systems; structure and function of proteins, sugars, and lipids; mechanism and kinetics of enzymes; introduction to bioenergetics; and integration and control of metabolic pathways. One laboratory per week emphasizes modern instrumentation such as Western blotting, column chromatography, HPLC, and spectrophotometer metric methods. Three hours of lecture and one four-hour laboratory per week.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

Required CHEM-216, CHEM-225, and BIOL-225

Course Type

SCI

Offered

SCI