Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018

     

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CHBE 557 001 (CRN: 13915)

DISCOVERY & ENG BIO NAT PROD

Long Title: DISCOVERY AND ENGINEERING OF BIOACTIVE NATURAL PRODUCTS
Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Instructor: Gao, Xue
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:15PM WF (20-AUG-2018 - 30-NOV-2018) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 14-JUL-2024 5:14PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: The course surveys the discovery and biosynthesis of natural products and engineering approaches to modify and optimize production of natural products. Topics include: Mechanistic enzymology. Biosynthetic gene clusters and pathways. Bioinformatic analysis and genome mining. Engineering of enzymes for biocatalysis. Metabolic engineering for natural and non-natural products.