Undergraduate Course Catalog 2011-2012

COURSE: 03-406 Biochemistry I Lab (1)
This is a laboratory course to accompany Biochemistry I lecture (03-405). This course introduces students to the methods used to design and run controlled experiments with proper standards. Experiments focus on techniques used in the purification and characterization of the different biological molecules mainly proteins, carbohydrates and lipids such as chromatography and spectroscopy. Experiments also focus on different aspects of enzyme methodology and enzyme kinetics. Prerequisite: Enrollment in 03-405. Offered: As needed.