Principles of Biochemistry
Course Number: BIOC 640
Instructor(s): Feldhoff, R., Feldhoff, P., Gregg, R. , Dholakia, J., Hu, C
Course Director: Dr. Rick Feldhoff
Description: Covers general aspects of biochemistry with special emphasis given to areas applicable to dentistry. Topics include protein structure and function; chemistry and metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, and nucleotides; molecular genetics; nutritional biochemistry; calcification; and molecular endocrinology. Clinical conferences keyed to current lecture topics are presented by clinical faculty. Spring.
Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.