CH2340 - Biochemistry

This is an introductory course in biochemistry for Medical Laboratory Science students. The organic chemistry framework includes the study of the carbon atom, chemical nomenclature and the structure of organic compounds. Major focus is on the structure, properties, and metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, nucleic acids, non-protein nitrogen compounds, and acid-base balance, body water/electrolyte balance and enzymes.


Prerequisite(s): Completion of all third semester courses.



This course is offered in the following programs:
Medical Laboratory Sciences