May 11, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 
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AUCHE 280 - Biochemistry: Proteins, Enzymes and Energy

★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) The structure and function of proteins and enzymes and the structure, function and metabolism of carbohydrates. The structure and function of lipids, nucleic acids, and amino acids are introduced. The course focuses on how enzymes catalyze the oxidation of carbohydrates and how the cell conserves this energy in a useful chemical form. Prerequisites: AUBIO 111 and AUCHE 250. Notes: Formerly part of AUCHE 380. Credit may be obtained for only one of AUBIO 280 and AUCHE 280.