Course Calendar

Last Updated 25 September, 2019

Week Day Topic Assignment Due, Supplemental Reading Available, or Textbook Chapter Discussed
1 Wednesday, 21 Aug Course Overview Chapter 1
Friday, 23 Aug Amino acids and Protein Structure Chapter 2
2 Wednesday, 28 Aug  
Friday, 30 Aug Exploring Proteins and Proteomes Chapter 3
3 Wednesday, 4 Sep Computational Biology  
Friday, 6 Sep Evolutionary Relationships Between Proteins

Chapter 6

Homework 1 Due

4 Wednesday, 11 Sep Hemoglobin: Structure and Function Chapter 7.1, 7.2, 7.3
Friday, 13 Sep

No class meeting

Audio file of lecture

 
5 Wednesday, 18 Sep Test 1
Friday, 20 Sep Enzyme Kinetics Chapter 8
6 Wednesday, 25 Sep  
Friday, 27 Sep Catalytic Strategies

Chapter 9

7 Wednesday, 2 Oct  
Friday, 4 Oct Regulatory Strategies

Biochemistry Chapter 10

8 Wednesday, 9 Oct  
Friday, 11 Oct Review for Test 2

Homework 2 Due

Homework 2 consists of:

  • Chapter 8, Problems 12, 13, 23, 25, 32, 33
  • Chapter 9, Problems 2, 4, 10, 11, 19
  • Chapter 10, Problems 1, 11, 19, 21, 41
9 Wednesday, 16 Oct Test 2
Friday, 18 Oct Carbohydrates Chapter 11
10 Wednesday, 23 Oct Lipids and membranes Chapter 12
Friday, 25 Oct Nucelotides and DNA structure Chapter 4
11 Wednesday, 30 Oct DNA Replication Chapter 28
Friday, 1 Nov  
12 Wednesday, 6 Nov RNA Synthesis Chapter 29
Friday, 8 Nov  
13 Wednesday, 13 Nov Protein Synthesis Chapter 30
Friday, 15 Nov  
14 Wednesday, 20 Nov Review For Test 2
Friday, 22 Nov Test 3
15 Wednesday, 27 Nov No Class Thanksgiving Break
Friday, 29 Nov No Class Thanksgiving Break