Welcome - Lipoproteins: Structure, Biosynthesis and Metabolism BIOC 5302   Lipoproteins: Structure, Biosynthesis and Metabolism
CREDIT HOURS: 3
The structure of lipoproteins, their biosynthesis and secretion are considered. The metabolism of lipoproteins and their removal from plasma is explored in relation to lipid transport and atherosclerosis. Emphasis is on the interpretation of original experimental data in the current literature. Evaluation is based on term papers and seminar presentations.
FORMAT:
  • Seminar
  • Discussion

FORMAT COMMENTS: Seminar/discussion and guided reading, 2 hours per week.
PREREQUISITES: BIOC 3700.03 and BIOC 3300.03, equivalent 3rd year courses or permission of the instructor.