Advanced Biochemical Methodology 1

Advanced Biochemical Methodology 1
Analytical and structural determination methods used in biochemical research, including mass spectrometry-based proteomics, immunotechniques, atomic force and electron microscopy, NMR and X-ray diffraction.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCHEM 482
 NoteOne of two required courses for biochemistry graduate students. May be taken before or after Chem 583.
 ProgramsContaining CHEM 581
Course Outcomes

Understand the theory, instrumentation and applications of proteomic, immunological and structural methods currently used to address important biochemical questions.

Interpret and critique data from these techniques.

Design appropriate experiments and apply these techniques to their own research problems.

Recognize important technological advances in proteomic, immunological and structural methods.

Present findings from the primary literature describing the application of these methods to significant biochemical questions in a professional manner.