03-740: Advanced Biochemistry-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

03-740: Advanced Biochemistry

This is a special topics course in which selected topics in biochemistry will be analyzed in depth with emphasis on class discussion of papers from the recent research literature. Topics change yearly. Recent topics have included single molecule analysis of catalysis and conformational changes; intrinsically disordered proteins; cooperative interactions of aspartate transcarbamoylase; and the mechanism of ribosomal protein synthesis.

Spring: 12 units