Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017


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BIOC 583 001 (CRN: 10790)


Department: Biosciences
Silberg, Joff
Bennett, George
Phillips, George
Tao, Yizhi
Nikonowicz, Edward
Olson, John
Matthews, Kathleen S.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:59PM WF (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
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: 21-JUL-2024 1:23AM
Additional 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.