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BCHM 2010 Advanced Biochemistry (Fall and Spring)

(Previously offered as 261.3)

Dr. Sabban

Credits: 3

Course Description:

The first part of the course examines principles of regulatory mechanisms of various enzymes in metabolic pathways and in the nervous system. Selected examples of short- and long-term regulation will be presented. This is followed by the selected topic of peptides in the nervous system to demonstrate examples of transcriptional, translational and post-translational regulatory pathways. Students will read and discuss recent papers on these topics.

Prerequisites:

Lectures: 3 hrs/wk. Letter-graded.