Biochemistry : Gene expression from the start of transcription to the synthesis of proteins, their modifications and degradation. Topics covered: purine and pyrimidine metabolism; transcription and its regulation; mRNA processing; translation; targeting of proteins to specific cellular sites; protein glycosylation; protein phosphorylation; protein turn-over; programmed cell death (apoptosis).
Terms: Winter 2011
Instructors: Philip E Branton, Nahum Sonenberg, Kalle Burgess Gehring (Winter)
- Prerequisites: BIOC 311, BIOL 200, BIOL 201 or BIOC 212