ĶOS410 Special Chapters of Biochemistry

Code ĶOS410
Name Special Chapters of Biochemistry
Status Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Faculty Department of Chemical Technology of Biologically Active Compounds
Academic staff Ērika Bizdēna
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Cell, structure of cells. Enzymes: structure and functions. Metabolism. Bioenergetical principles. Catabolic and anabolic pathways. Metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, nucleotides. Integration of metabolism. Cell signaling. Hormones and control of metabolism. Storage and expression of genetic information.Genetic code. Protein biosynthesis.Experimental methods in biochemistry..
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