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Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C" or better in (CHEM 3100 AND CHEM 3510).
Course Attribute:
Flexible Schedule
Meets with CHEM 7150. This course provides a broad overview of metal sites in biology and is intended for students at the interface of Chemistry, Biology, Biophysics, and related disciplines. It focuses on our current understanding of the role of metals in the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids, metalloproteins as elaborated inorganic complexes, physical methods used to study metal sites with emphasis on the synergism between model complexes and biochemical studies, and applications in medicine. Three lectures, one discussion per week for 7.5 weeks.