Code: 17AMBBCH Biochemistry
Lecturer: Ing. Lenka Strnadová Weekly load: 1+1 Assessment: KZ
Department: 17110 Credits: 2 Semester: S
Description:
This subject introduces basics of biochemistry, namely the structure and properties of biochemical compounds, principles of metabolism and energy transformations in living organisms.
Contents:
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.