Course detail

Advanced Biochemistry

FCH-DC_BCHAcad. year: 2020/2021

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

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Prerequisites

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Co-requisites

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Recommended optional programme components

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Recommended or required reading

Voet D., Voet J.B: Biochemie (CS)
Metzler D.: Biochemistry (CS)
r L.: Biochemistry (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

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Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

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Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

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Course curriculum

Metabolic pathways . Bioenergetics and oxidative metabolism. Short-term and long-term control mechanisms - regulation of enzyme activity, gene expression regulation; cell signaling. Carbohydrate metabolism - major metabolic pathways and their control, special pathways. Tricarboxylic acid cycle. Electron transport chain. Oxidative phosphorylation. Lipid metabolism - utilization and storage of energy. Metabolismus of nitrogen compounds I - Amino acid metabolism. Metabolsim of nitrogen compounds II - Porfyrin and heme metabolism, Nucelotide metabolism. Metabolic interrelationships and control. Compartmentation. Membrane transport. Biochemistry of hormones and the hormonal cascade system.

Aims

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Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme DPCP_BCH Doctoral, 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme DKCP_BCH Doctoral, 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional