Membrane and Cellular Biochemistry

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Membrane and Cellular Biochemistry

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Biochemistry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: None
    Prerequisite: SBC175
    Prerequisites: Basic Biochemistry (SBS017). This module coves a range of topics: Membrane functions and subcellular organelles; lipid structures; membrane proteins; mobility in membranes and methods for its measurement; cell signalling.; membranes and cancer; endocytosis and exocytosis; protein import; building membranes; mitochondria and chloroplasts; oxidative phosphorylation; the chemiosmotic hypothesis; membrane transport; ion channels.
    Assessment: 25.0% Coursework, 75.0% Examination
    Level: 5

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