This unit is for undergraduates in biomedical science and other life sciences.
The unit provides an in-depth study of the biochemistry of metabolic fuels with an emphasis on carbohydrates & lipids, associated metabolic reactions, pathways, enzymes and metabolic regulation.
|Unit name||Metabolic Biochemistry|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Dr Stephen Myers
|Available as student elective?||No|
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((KRA101 or KRA113) and (KRA102 or KRA114)) or (CXA171 and CXA125) or equivalent.
Two-hour lecture (13 weeks); Two-hour tutorial (13 weeks); Three-hour practical class (6 weeks).
Two written exams consisting of multiple choice and short answer questions (10% each); one group written metabolic assignment (20%); one laboratory book (10%); Final theory exam (50%).
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