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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences (BISC)
BISC
3263
Special Topics in Biochemistry
Special Topics in Biochemistry
Fall 2017
2
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100
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BIOC 3263 - Special Topics in Biochemistry
BISC 1115 and 1125; and BISC 1116 and BISC 1126; and BISC 3261 or permission of the instructor
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20

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BIOC 3263 - Special Topics in Biochemistry
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In-depth discussion of current biochemically relevant topics, including cancer and HIV chemotherapy, immune response, photosynthesis, signal transduction, hormone regulation, and nutrition. Topics vary by semester. May be repeated for credits provided topic differs. Consult the Schedule of Classes for more details.
1. Identify how environmental agents cause cancer; 2. Discuss how calorie restriction influences longevity; 3. Review the importance of several major discoveries in Biochemistry during the 19th and 20th centuries; 4. Discuss the importance of Personal Genomics and its potential future and 5. Explain the roles of various signaling pathways in cancer.
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