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Biochemistry II(2.0 credits)

Course Type:Basic Specialized Courses
Class Format:Lecture
Course Name : Chemistry
Starts 1 : 2 Spring Semester
Elective/Compulsory : Elective
Lecturer : YOU Young-Jai Designated Professor 

•Course Purpose
We will continue to learn the biochemical basis of the living organism.

•Prerequisite Subjects
Biochemistry I

•Course Topics
1. Review of Biochemistry I: Nucleic acids and genome
2. Review of Biochemistry I: Amino acids and proteins
3. Enzyme properties and kinetics
4. Sugar and Lipids
5. Membrane and membrane transport
6. Signal transduction

It is desirable to read a textbook or reference materials before a class

1. Biochemistry by Berg, Tymoczko, Stryer, 8th edition.
2. Principles of Biochemistry by Voet, D., Voet, J.G. and Pratt, C.W., Wiley and son 4th edition.
3. Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry by Nelson and Cox, 7th edition.

•Additional Reading
Will be introduced in class

•Grade Assessment
Evaluation will be based on in-class participation, assignments and examinations.
Absent ‒ based on submission of Course Withdrawal Request Form. Fail ‒ based on “Failed” results of examinations and assignments.


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