Understand enzyme-catalyzed reactions in metabolic pathways
Gain a broad understanding of carbohydrate, amino acids, and lipid metabolism
Understand the regulation and integration of metabolic pathways
Explore the resulting pathophysiological states from a mis- or dysregulation of metabolic pathways
Read and comprehend primary literature articles related to metabolism
About this course:
This course discusses the metabolism of carbohydrates, fatty acids, amino acids, and lipids. Additionally, the course covers photosynthetic metabolism and assimilation of inorganic nutrients. Finally, the course covers the regulation of these processes. Transferable for UC credit.
LIFESCI 2 and LIFESCI 3 (or LIFESCI 7A, 7B, and 7C), LIFESCI 23L, and CHEM 153A with a grade of C or better.