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​​​​ ​​Course Title​​​​​
Advanced Biochemistry for Nursing
​​​ Cour​se Code
BCHM  218
​​​​ Credit Hours
This course has a special focus on life-sustaining chemical reactions of metabolic pathways that comprise both the synthesis and degradation of biomolecules, carbohydrates, proteins, lipids and nucleic acids. It demonstrates an advanced level of understanding the interconnection of biochemical pathways and their regulatory mechanisms to provide a cell with a constant supply of energy required to power cellular functions. 

Three laboratory sessions will be conducted to illustrate aspects of the theoretical course, and to teach students essential practical skills.