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.

STUDENTS MUST ENROLL IN A RECITATION. Exam Dates all Fridays from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm; 02/21, 03/27 & 04/24. Final Exam; TBA

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.

Term

Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Spring 2020

1
Kent Kirshenbaum
TR: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 12WV G08
1
Kent Kirshenbaum
F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EXAM EXAM
1
Rohini Qamra
M: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM 25W4 C-13
1
Rohini Qamra
M: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM; M: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 25W4 C-8
1
Rohini Qamra
M: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 25W4 C-10
1
Paramjit S Arora
TR: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 12WV G08
1
Paramjit S Arora
F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EXAM EXAM

Fall 2020

1
Somdeb Mitra
W: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM; M: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM; W: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM; M: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM; W: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM; M: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM ONLI
1
Alida Besch
M: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM ONLI
1
Kent Kirshenbaum
TR: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; F: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM ONLI