Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course subject is aimed at teaching knowledge and under standing of the basics of the fundamental properties of biological molecole and macromolecules.
The student will also learn to apply the acquired knowledge and understanding to topics in the field of veterinary medicine.
It is required the exam of 'Chimica propedeutica biochimica'
Course contents summary
Properties of biomolecules: carbohydrates, lipids, aminoacids and proteins. Biological membranes. Structure and function of proteins. Enzyme catalysis and kinetics.
Nelson, D.L. e Cox, M.M. 'I principi di Biochimica di Lehninger' Editore: Zanichelli
Oral lesson and laboratory
Assessment methods and criteria