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Metabolic Biochemistry

  • PHA 6935 Metabolic Biochemistry

    Credits: 3


    This book-based course will introduce students to the principles of anabolic and catabolic pathways and cellular energy efficiency. The course also provides an understanding of the biological, physical and chemical processes for each reaction pathway.


    Please review our recommended course order.


    Module Topic
    Module 1 Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins
    Module 2 Protein Structure and Function
    Module 3 Enzymes
    Module 4 Carbohydrates
    Module 5 Lipids
    Module 6 Bioenergetics
    Module 7 Glycolysis
    Module 8 Citric Acid Cycle
    Module 9 Oxidation of Fatty Acids
    Module 10 Amino Acid Degradation and the Urea Cycle
    Module 11 Oxidative Phosphorylation
    Module 12 Gluconeogenesis and Hormonal Regulation
    Module 13 Lipid Biosynthesis
    Module 14 Biosynthesis of Amino Acids and Nucleotides
    Module 15 Integration and Hormonal Regulation of Metabolism

    Required Materials

    Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry 7th Edition
    by David L. Nelson, Michael M. Cox
    Publisher: MacMillan Learning; 7th edition (2017)
    ISBN-13: 978-1464126116
    ISBN-10: 1464126119

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