2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2021  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 3C BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY


5 Units 3 hours lecture 6 hours lab
Transfers: CSU, UC
Prerequisite: CHEM 12A  and BIO 3A  OR BIO 3AH  
Recommended Preparation: BIO 22  
An introduction to biochemistry and molecular biology. Included are discussions of biological molecules, energy production, metabolic pathways and regulation, genetic code and genomics, DNA replication, transcription and RNA processing, translation, and gene regulation. Laboratory activities will include chromatography, cell fractionation, centrifugation, protein purification, electrophoresis, and recombinant DNA methods. This course is designed for biology majors and health pre-professionals. Field trips may be required to fulfill the objectives of the course.
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