Amino Acid Metabolism

Amino Acid Metabolism

by Kevin Ahern, PhD
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Don't let amino acid metabolism scare you. There are a ton of terms to learn, but here at Lecturio we work with you to teach you the relevant topics. We use state of the art teaching tactics to help you learn and retain information. Here are some of the important topics covered in this series:

  • Amino Acid Metabolism
  • Glutamine Synthesis via Glutamine Synthetase
  • Proline and Arginine Synthesis
  • Serine Family
  • Cysteine Metabolism
  • Aspartate Family
  • Methionine Metabolism
  • Tryptophan
  • Phenylalanine and Tyrosine
  • Tyrosine as a Precursor of Thyroid Hormones
  • Alanine Metabolism

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Course Details

  • Videos 36
  • Duration 3:13 h
  • Quiz questions 127
  • Articles 9

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Your Educators of course Amino Acid Metabolism

 Kevin Ahern, PhD

Kevin Ahern, PhD

Kevin Ahern received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Oklahoma State University, and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Oregon State University. Currently working as professor of biochemistry and biophysics at Oregon State University, he loves to write poetry and song lyrics. His previous works include “A Limerick a Day For a Year” and “Merry Metabolic and Miscellanic Melodies”. He is also a co-author of the popular biochemistry textbooks, “Biochemistry Free and Easy”.

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I love the way he explains!
By Ljubica M. on 04. December 2018 for Amino Acid Metabolism

For the first time ever, I got AA right. Thank you!

 
Amino Acid Metabolism
By Mark A. on 28. April 2018 for Amino Acid Metabolism

Great lecturer very knowledgeable of subject matter at an admirable pace. Needed this in depth type of lecture in med sch. Good job

 
After studying Heme, I began to doubt life...
By Jerry J. on 03. April 2018 for Heme Synthesis

Thank you very much! Those extraordinarily awesome questions help me better understand the whole thing with details!

 
After Biochem, I feel like myself a reborn
By Jerry J. on 03. April 2018 for Urea Cycle

Wow, these two amines are very tricky, thank you very much, Prof. Ahern!

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