Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB)
Dhasarathy, Foster, Milavetz, Ohm, Shabb, Singh, Sukalski, Vaughan, Wu and Xie
BMB 301. Biochemistry. 3 Credits.
Topics including enzymology; bioenergetics; metabolism and its regulation; nucleic acid metabolism; recombinant DNA technology; structure and function of macromolecules. Prerequisite: CHEM 340 or CHEM 342 or an equivalent approved by the department. S.
BMB 401. Biochemistry of Proteins and Information Flow. 3 Credits.
This course will build upon the overview of biochemistry and molecular biology as presented in BMB 301. Topics to be presented include protein structure and function, enzymology, and the expression and transmission of genetic information. Prerequisite: BMB 301. F.
BMB 403. Advanced Biochemistry Laboratory. 2 Credits.
Students will demonstrate competency in understanding and performing physical and molecular techniques commonly used in biomedical research. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Prerequisites or Corequisite: BMB 401. F.
BMB 494. Directed Studies. 1-4 Credits.
A course designed to provide individual students with the opportunity for creative, scholarly, and research activities in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology under the direction of a departmental faculty member. F,S,SS.