Welcome - Enzymes BIOC 5701   Enzymes
CREDIT HOURS: 3
Fundamental principles of enzyme catalysis and its regulation are examined. Topics include enzyme kinetics, enzyme inhibition and inactivation, isotope effect measurements, site-directed mutagenesis, and the active site architecture and transition state stabilization of selected enzymes. Classic and current papers in the literature are reviewed and the experimental and conceptual approaches are critically appraised.
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Seminar

FORMAT COMMENTS: problem sets, essay
LECTURE HOURS PER WEEK: 3
PREREQUISITES: BIOC 3700.03; or (CHEM 3601.03 and CHEM 2301.03 and CHEM 2304.03), all with grades of B or higher or instructor's permission