Code: 17ABBBCH Biochemistry
Lecturer: Ing. Lenka Strnadová Weekly load: 1+1 Assessment: KZ
Department: 17110 Credits: 2 Semester: S
This subject introduces basics of biochemistry, namely the structure and properties of biochemical compounds, principles of metabolism and energy transformations in living organisms.
1. Introduction to biochemistry
2. Nucleic acids
3. Amino-acids, peptides and proteins
4. Carbohydrates
5. Lipids and biomembranes
6. Enzymes
7. Principles of metabolism and important biochemical pathways
Recommended literature:
[1] Murray, R.K., et al.: Harper´s illustrated biochemistry. Mc Graw Hill Medical, New York 2009.
[2] Nelson, D.L., Cox, M.M.: Lehninger principles of biochemistry, WH Freeman, New York 2008.
[3] Voet, D., Voet, J.G.: Biochemistry. Wiley, Hoboken 2011.