Biochemistry I

PREREQUISITE: CHEM-UA 0226 OR CHEM-UA 0228 (CHEM-UA 0244 AND CHEM-UA 0246) OR CHEM-UA 0326 OR (CHEM-UA 0342 AND CHEM-UA 0352) OR (CHEM-UA 9226 AND CHEM-UA 9245) OR CHEM-AD 102 WITH A MINIMUM GRADE OF C.

PREREQUISITE: COMPLETION OF ORGO II, CHEM-UA226 OR 228, W A FINAL GRADE OF "C" OR HIGHER. STUDENTS MUST ALSO REGISTER FOR A RECITATION SECTION.

Introduction to the chemistry of living cells. Topics include structure and function of proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, and nucleic acids; enzyme structure, mechanism and regulation of enzyme activity, and membrane structure and transport; and mechanisms of cellular processes and cellular physiology, including ion channels and pumps, cell motility, and the immune response. The second term emphasizes analysis of basic metabolic pathways, including glycolysis, electron transport, and oxidative phosphorylation, as well as mechanisms of metabolic regulation and integration.

Course Information

CHEM-UA 881

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Summer 2017

6W1
Burt Goldberg
MTWR: 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM MEYR 102
6W1
Shuhui Chen
TR: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM 194M 206
6W1
Thu Chu
TR: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM 194M 205

Fall 2017

1
Handoko Handoko
W: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM WAVE 370
1
Handoko Handoko
W: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM 25W4 C-2
1
James Robert Eastwood
R: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM SILV 514
1
Rohini Qamra
M: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM SILV 500
1
Rohini Qamra
M: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM SILV 403
1
Rohini Qamra
M: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM; F: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM WAVE 370
1
Somdeb Mitra
F: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 7E12 125
1
Somdeb Mitra
M: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM WAVE 370
1
Somdeb Mitra
TR: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM GCASL C95
1
Steven Gerard Forte, II
W: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM WAVE 370
1
Steven Gerard Forte, II
W: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 25W4 C-2

Spring 2018

1
Lara Mahal
TR: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM CANT 101
1
Lara Mahal
F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EXAM EXAM