120.601.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 2nd Term | 5 Credit(s)
MWF 10:30:00 AM
  • Contact Information
    Randy Bryant
  • Course Learning Objectives

    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.
  • Course Description
    Examines the major metabolic pathways that are central to eukaryotic cell growth and maintenance.
  • Intended Audience
    MHS students in basic sciences.
  • Methods of Assessment
    Three in-class examinations
  • Prerequisites
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

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