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Courses

Biochemistry

8203. Fundamentals of Biochemistry   (4 s.h.)

A basic course in general biochemistry plus selected current topics.

8211. Introduction to Research Methodology   (1 s.h.)
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Instruction in biochemical research techniques such as column and gel chromatography, isotope tracer techniques, purification and assay of enzymes, cell culture and fractionation techniques, electrophoretic separation methods.

8212. Introduction to Research Methodology   (1 s.h.)
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Instruction in biochemical research techniques such as column and gel chromatography, isotope tracer techniques, purification and assay of enzymes, cell culture and fractionation techniques, electrophoretic separation methods.

8213. Introduction to Research Methodology   (1 s.h.)
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Instruction in biochemical research techniques such as column and gel chromatography, isotope tracer techniques, purification and assay of enzymes, cell culture and fractionation techniques, electrophoretic separation methods.

8214. Introduction to Research Methodology   (1 s.h.)
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

Instruction in biochemical research techniques such as column and gel chromatography, isotope tracer techniques, purification and assay of enzymes, cell culture and fractionation techniques, electrophoretic separation methods.

8251. Enzymes and Proteins   (4 s.h.)

Theory and practice of techniques used in the physical and chemical properties of proteins, including active site chemistry. Use of physical, steady-state, perturbation, and equilibrium techniques for the determination of the mechanism of action of enzyme catalysis.

8204. Structure, Synthesis, and Degradation of Macromolecules   (4 s.h.)

Topics covered include: Structure and synthesis of DNA and RNA, recombination, DNA repair, regulation of gene expression, the genetic code, protein synthesis, techniques of molecular biology..

8270. Biochemistry Seminar   (1 s.h.)
Prerequisite: Permission of the Instructor.

Arranged each semester, please consult with the instructor.

8280. Biochemistry Seminar   (1 s.h.)
Prerequisite: Permission of the Instructor.

Arranged each semester, please consult with the instructor.

9220. Special Topics in Biophysical Chemistry   (2 s.h.)
Prerequisite: 0523 - Enzymes and Proteins.

Special topics in biophysical chemistry including spectroscopy, ligand binding, NMR, and fluorescence.

9230.  Advanced Topics in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (2 s.h.)

9991.   Research (1-6 s.h.)

9994. Preliminary Examination Preparation   (1-6 s.h)

9996.  Masters Thesis (1-6 s.h.)

9997.  Research in Biochemistry   (1-9 s.h.)
Biochemistry lab. rotations

9998. Post-candidacy Research   (1-6 s.h.)


Limited to students elevated to candidacy.

9999. Dissertation writing  (1-6 s.h.)

Limited to students elevated to candidacy.

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