BIOC 312: Biochemistry of Macromolecules

BIOC 312

3 credits
Biochemistry of Macromolecules.

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).

Offered by: Biochemistry

  • Terms
    • Winter 2024
  • Instructors
    • Sidong Huang, Stephane Richard, Nahum Sonenberg, Gerard Pelletier, Michel Tremblay, Josee Dostie, Vincent Giguere


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