Introductory Medical Biochemistry|
This introductory course will focus on the essential concepts of biochemistry important to students interested in the health professions, including the chemical and biological foundations of cellular metabolism and related disease states. Major topics will include the structure and function of biological molecules in the human body (proteins, carbohydrates, fats, nucleic acids, vitamins), enzyme catalysis, cellular signaling, as well as digestion, absorption, and processing of nutrients for energy and growth.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: [MB&B181 or BIOL181] AND CHEM251
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (BIOL)(IDEA-MN)(SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Mark's Essential Medical Biochemistry
|Examinations and Assignments: |
2 mid-term exams, 1 final, 4-6 problem sets.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
For Biology majors: MB&B/BIOL 228 cannot be counted for the Bio major if a student is counting either MB&B 208 or MB&B 383 towards the major.
For MB&B or CHEM majors: This course does not count as an elective for the major.
For all other students: This course is not recommended if a student has taken MB&B 208.
|Instructor(s): Nalefski,Eric Allan Times: ..T.R.. 09:00AM-10:20AM; Location: HALL84; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 40||SR major: 0||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: -34||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 15||JR non-major: 10||SO: 10||FR: 0|
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