4.00 credits

(4,3,0) hrs

15 wks

This course examines the fundamental principles and basic facts of biochemistry starting with protein structure and enzyme functions. Cell energetics, biosyntheses and mechanisms which control cell metabolism will also be considered. The laboratory will use the current techniques of biochemistry to conduct experimental analyses of the molecular functions of cells and tissues.

Prerequisites

CHEM 201 as a prerequisite or co-requisite and BIOL 214

Course Notes

BIOL 215 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees.

BIOL 215 is an approved Science course. BIOL 215 is an approved Lab Science course.