5.07 Biological Chemistry I


Class Info

Chemical and physical properties of the cell and its building blocks. Structures of proteins and principles of catalysis. The chemistry of organic/inorganic cofactors required for chemical transformations within the cell. Basic principles of metabolism and regulation in pathways, including glycolysis, gluconeogenesis, fatty acid synthesis/degradation, pentose phosphate pathway, Krebs cycle and oxidative phosphorylation, DNA replication, and transcription and translation.

This class has 5.12 as a prerequisite.

5.07 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by A. Klibanov and E. Nolan.

Lecture occurs 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 4-370.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Biological Chemistry I site or on the 5.07 Stellar site.

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