Spring 2013 not offered
|Certificates: Molecular Biophysics, Molecular Biophysics|
This course focuses on recent advances in the understanding of the structural basis of the recognition of nucleic acids by proteins. Macromolecular systems to be discussed include site-specific DNA endonucleases, topoisomerases, the histone fold, helicases, site-specific recombinases, nuclear RNA-protein complexes, tRNA-binding proteins, and the ribosome.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: (CHEM251 AND CHEM252)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CMB)
Selected papers from scientific journals.
|Examination and Assignments: |
Homework assignments and final exam.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course will be offered the second half of the semester.