Jul 20, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

BCM 415 Medicinal Biochemistry


This course focuses on human medical biochemistry.  The goal of this course is to learn the core concepts of biochemistry that apply to human health, disease, drugs and to discuss specific examples of their applications.  Students will analyze and evaluate case studies and recent advances in the medical biochemistry literature.  Topics covered in this course may include, but are not limited to, proteins and enzyme biomarkers, diabetes, lipid disorders, nutrition, and toxicology.   Prerequisite: BIO 350  with a grade of 2.0 or higher.

3 credit hours