Biochemistry and Genetics

Degrees and Certificates


BCHM 817: Biochemistry for Graduate Students

Credits 6

This course is a comprehensive course in biochemistry which will cover the following:


  • Structure and function of biological molecules
  • Enzymes regulations and kinetics;
  • Intermediary metabolism
  • Replication, transcription and translation
  • Mechanisms of hormone action and signal transduction
  • Role of vitamins in normal and aberrant conditions
  • Inherited errors of metabolism
  • Integration of metabolism and organ function.