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Undergraduate Course Details
Number CHE 309
Title Biochemistry
Credits 4.0
Distribution Q
Prerequisites CHE130, CHE131, CHE212, CHE213


An introduction to carbohydrates, lipids, proteins and nucleic acids, which will include metabolic pathways, the role of vitamins and detoxification mechanisms. The laboratory deals with enzyme kinetics and the solution of practical analytical problems using chromatographic, instrumental and wet chemical methods. Three lecture hours and one three-hour laboratory period per week.