Teaching

Fall 2017:
BCMB 271 – Biochemistry I

A comprehensive survey of biochemistry and molecular biology, including protein structure, enzyme kinetics, membrane structure, DNA structure, replication, transcription and translation.

BCMB 271 – Biochemistry I Laboratory
This laboratory introduces basic techniques including buffer preparation, protein isolation and identification, purification of enzymes, enzyme kinetics, gel electrophoresis, column chromatography, and DNA isolation/characterization.

Courses previously taught:
BCMB 271 – Biochemistry I (Fall 2015, 2016)

BCMB 271 – Biochemistry I Laboratory (Fall 2016)

BCMB 272 – Biochemistry II (Spring 2016, 2017)
A comprehensive survey of carbohydrates, energy metabolism and metabolic biochemical pathways. Topics include glycolysis, TCA cycle, oxidative and photosynthetic phosphorylation, catabolism and anabolism.

BCMB 275 – Protein Chemistry (Spring 2016, 2017)
An in-depth exploration of protein structure and their molecular properties, as well as discussions of how a protein’s 3D structure and their chemical properties are linked to their biological functions.