Course Schedule - Fall 17


BIOC 583 001 (CRN: 10790)


Department: Biosciences
Silberg, Jonathan J.
Bennett, George N.
Phillips, George N.
Tao, Yizhi J.
Nikonowicz, Edward P.
Olson, John S.
Matthews, Kathleen S.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:59PM WF KCK 102 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 4
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s):
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 25-SEP-2017 8:34AM
Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: First of two integrated classes taken by first-year graduate students in BCB (to be followed by BIOC 588, Cellular Interactions). Covers advanced topics in biochemistry, ranging from protein and nucleic acid synthesis, folding, function, and engineering to allostery, dynamics, and degradation with an emphasis on fundamental principles, research methodologies, problem solving, and critical analysis of primary literature. Enrollment limited to BCB graduate students. Open only to BCB graduate students.