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120.601.01 BIOCHEMISTRY -- AN INTRODUCTORY COURSE II

Term: 2nd term
Credits: 5 credits
Contact: Randy Bryant
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Examines the major metabolic pathways that are central to eukaryotic cell growth and maintenance.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Describe the biochemical reactions and pathways that lead to the generation of metabolic energy in mammalian cells
Describe how biomedical signals between cells and tissues are converted into targeted metabolic changes. More broadly, this course will provide the students with a biochemical perspective that they can apply to their own specific areas of public health research.

Methods of Assessment: Three in-class examinations
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Monday 10:30 - 11:50
  • Wednesday 10:30 - 11:50
  • Friday 10:30 - 11:50
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: Consent required for all students

Public Health students will be given first priority for registration.

For consent, contact: fbryant@jhsph.edu
Prerequisite:

120.600

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail