Biochemistry - 7104210
Course Title
Biochemistry
Course Number
7104210
Instructor Name
Mohammad Qneibi
Contact Information
[email protected]jah.edu
Semester(s) and academic year(s)
First Semester 2
Compulsory / Elective
Compulsory
Course Description

Biosynthesis, Structure, function, and chemical aspects of proteins, nucleic acids, and carbohydrates; enzyme kinetics; mechanism/regulation of enzymes; introduction to metabolism; carbohydrate metabolism, electron transport and other transports across membranes. 

Course Objectives
Intended learning Outcomes and Competences

students will explain/describe the synthesis of proteins, lipids, nucleic acids, and carbohydrates and their role in metabolic pathways along with their regulation at the epigenetic, transcriptional, translational, and post-translational levels including RNA and protein folding, modification, and degradation. Regulation by non-coding RNAs will be tied to the developmental and physiological functioning of the organism

Textbook and References

Required: 

  • Biochemistry, 6rth Ed., Lippincott & Wilkins, by Wolter Kluwer 2014
Assessment Criteria
Activity Percent (%)