[ 863BIBCENM12 ] Module Enzymology

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3 ECTS Accumulative module examination M2 - Master's programme 2. year (*)Biologische Chemie Josef Komenda / Jiří Masojídek USB Budweis
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Joint Master Programme Biological Chemistry 2018W
Objectives To acquire new knowledge in the field of enzymology
Subject The course has been designed to provide broader knowledge of enzymes as the key catalytic and regulatory molecules of cellular metabolism.

This lecture series will focus on the terminology and classification of enzymes, kinetic and thermodynamic aspects of their action, regulation of their activities in the cell (inhibitors and activators), mechanisms of their action and relationship between the structure and function, methods of their isolation and characterization and their utilization in the basic, clinical and applied research and in industry.

Further information Recommended reading:

Jeremy M. Berg, John L. Tymoczko, Lubert Stryer : Biochemistry, The 5th edition, W. H. Freeman and Company New York, ISBN 0-7167-4684-0, 1992

Nicholas C. Price, Lewis Stevens: Fundamentals of enzymology. The cell and molecular biology of catalytic proteins, The 3rd edition, Oxford University Press, New York, 1999

Corresponding lecture 863ABBCENM12: Modul Enzymology (3 ECTS)
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