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Spring 2022 Biochemistry GU4551 section 001
A Structural View of Biology
A Structural View of Biol

Call Number 14003
Day & Time
Location
TR 10:10am-11:25am
800 Sherman Fairchild Life Sciences Building
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Liang Tong - e-mail, homepage
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description The course covers a general introduction to the theory and experimental techniques of structural biology (protein expression and purification, protein crystallography, cryo-electron microscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance) and then how to use the structural information to understand biochemical and biological processes. The first part of the course will cover the general introduction to structural biology. The second part of the course will involve discussions and explorations of various structures, led by the instructor but with substantial participation from the students, to understand the molecular mechanisms of selected biochemical and biological processes. In the final part of the course, each student will select and lead discussions on a primary structural biology paper. The overall goal of the course is to increase the understanding of how protein structures are determined, what protein structures look like, and how to use the structures to understand biology.
Web Site Vergil
Department Biological Sciences
Enrollment 16 students (20 max) as of 8:04AM Saturday, July 2, 2022
Subject Biochemistry
Number GU4551
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20221BCHM4551W001

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