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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2022 BIOC 401 Elementary Biochemistry 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week Summer Mon-Fri BIOC-401


This course explores the basic of Biochemistry, which includes amino acids, lipids, carbohydrates, metabolites, nucleic acids and biochemical properties. We will discuss the generation of biochemical energy and the regulatory mechanisms of cellular metabolism, which includes glucose metabolism, lipid metabolism, nitrogen metabolism, and regulation of mammalian fuel metabolism. Students will also learn about that have profoundly changed how we study and use cell functions.