CHEM 5420

Advanced Biological Chemistry II: Macromolecular Structure and Function
Spring Semester

Prof. David Cafiso

Advanced Biological Chemistry II is the second semester of a graduate sequence in biochemistry.  The course will cover three general topics:  1) Molecular assembly in biological systems, including proteins and membranes; 2)  Energy flow with discussions of oxidative phosphorylation and photosynthesis, and 3)  Cellular signaling, and the role of receptors and second messengers.