Summer 2022 - MBB 321 D100
Intermediary Metabolism (3)
Class Number: 1333
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Mo, We, Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3260, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Aug 10, 2022
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
SSCK 9500, Burnaby
1 778 782-3536
Prerequisites:MBB 231, with a minimum grade of C.
The enzymes and intermediates of major catabolic and anabolic pathways. Their regulation and integration in health and disease states.
- Review of bioenergetics, reaction mechanisms
- Catalysis, enzyme kinetics
- Carbohydrates: structure, glycogen metabolism
- Carbohydrates: glycolysis, citric acid cycle
- Carbohydrates: gluconeogenesis, pentose phosphate pathway
- Electron transport, oxidative phosphorylation
- Mitochondrial transport systems, lipid structure
- Lipids: beta oxidation, fatty acid biosynthesis
- Lipids: phospholipid biosynthesis, steroid metabolism
- Lipids: eicosanoid metabolism, amino acid metabolism
- Amino acids: urea cycle, nitrogen cycle
- Nucleotide biosynthesis and catabolism
- Metabolic regulation
- Exam 1 25%
- Exam 2 25%
- Exam 3 25%
- Final Exam 25%
Nelson and Cox, Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry, 8th edition, 2021. W.H. Freeman & Company. Achieve for Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry (1-term access).
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