Graduate & Medical Elective Courses

Graduate Courses

  • General Biochemistry-Required for M.S. Students

An introduction to the structure, chemistry and physiology of biomolecules. Special emphasis is placed on catabolism and fidelity of information transfer.

  • General Biochemistry-Required for Ph.D. Students

The structure, function, and metabolism of the important classes of biochemicals are discussed. This includes a discussion of the biochemistry of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids, vitamins, hormones and coenzymes.

  • Orientation to Research
  • Seminar in Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry Laboratory
  • Practical Biochemistry

Advanced Courses

  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Physical Techniques in Biochemistry (offered as needed)
  • Neurochemistry (offered as needed)
  • Protein Structure and Function
  • Biological Membranes (offered as needed)
  • Enzymology
  • Biochemistry of Cancer (offered as needed)
  • Nucleic Acid- Protein Interaction
  • Metabolic Regulation
  • Research for Ph.D. Candidates

Professional Courses

Integrated Curriculum for medical Students
General Biochemistry for Dental Students
Integrated Curriculum for Allied Health and Pharmacy Students

Several of the Advanced Biochemistry Courses may be taken as Electives by Medical Students