Fall 2022 - MBB 324 D100
Protein Biochemistry (3)
Class Number: 2290
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu, Th 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
BLU 10011, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Dec 18, 2022
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
SSCC 9000, Burnaby
1 778 782-4318
Prerequisites:MBB 222 with a minimum grade of C.
An exploration of the fundamental aspects of proteins; their chemical and physical nature, their synthesis, stability and turnover, as well as their structure and function. Methods of protein analysis and structure determination will be presented.
Analysis of Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Quaternary Structure
Methods of Structure Determination/Prediction
Protein Folding, Dynamics and Stability
Protein interactions with Ligands, Drugs, and other Proteins
Enzyme Structure Function
- Midterm 1 25%
- Midterm 2 25%
- Final (25% material since Midterm 2, 15% from Midterm 1&2 material) 40%
- Assignments 10%
Introduction to Proteins: Structure, Function, and Motion, 2nd Ed, Kessel, Amit, Ben-Tal, Nir. 2018. CRC Press LLC.
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