2016-2017 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Oct 19, 2020  
2016-2017 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHEM 253 - Introductory Biochemistry


Credits: 4
An elucidation of the structure and function of biological macromolecules such as proteins, nucleic acids, carbohydrates, and lipids. The chemistry of various biological processes is studied and an attempt is made to provide a molecular explanation for biological phenomena. The laboratory introduces modern techniques in experimental biochemistry. One laboratory per week.

Prerequisite: Completion of CHEM 231  with a grade of “C” or better.

Distribution Requirements: QR, SP.