An introduction to the molecules of living organisms. Topics will include the chemical and physical nature of biological macromolecules, including proteins, nucleic acids, lipids and carbohydrates. The lab will emphasize characterization of biomolecules using common biochemical techniques. Physical and computer models will be utilized in both class and lab. Prerequisite: CHEM 120. Pre- or co-requisite: CHEM 170.
|Science and Mathematics||CHEM 120. Pre- or co-requisite: CHEM 170.||1 course, class and lab|