Academic Bulletin 2020-2021 
    Jul 24, 2024  
Academic Bulletin 2020-2021 [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.