Jan 16, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 55110 - Proteins: Structure And Functions


This course will explore the fascinating world of proteins which are the nanomachines that are indispensable to life because of their catalytic and structural functions.  Students will learn the principles governing protein function and get an integrated view of proteins at the molecular, cellular and systemic level.  Students will gain understanding of how enzymes work, how proteins make molecules move inside cells and transmit signals.  Bioinformatics and molecular biological techniques used for studying proteins will also be taught.

Preparation for Course
P: BIOL 21800 Or Instructor Permission Required. 

Cr. 3.