Amino Acid Metabolism

Amino Acid Metabolism

by Kevin Ahern, PhD

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 Uses Glutamine Synthetase
  • Proline and Arginine Synthesis
  • Serine Family
  • Cysteine Metabolism
  • Aspartate Family
  • Methionine Metabolism
  • Tryptophan
  • Phenylalanine and Tyrosine
  • Tyrosine is a Precursor of Thyroid Hormones
  • Alanine Metabolism

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Course Details

  • Videos 36
  • Duration 3:13 h
  • Quiz questions 128
  • Articles 9


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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Clear and easy to understand
By Zachary O. on 04. December 2017 for Amino Acid Catabolism

Explains everything extremely clearly and made all of the processes easy to understand. This was a great lecture series!

By Noel C. on 06. August 2017 for Sickle Cell Anemia

he is so good ... I am very thankful to you sir !!

By Sherry A. W. on 25. July 2017 for Amino Acid Metabolism

Great Instructor. Clear, concise, very easy to comprehend. Dr. Ahern gives the "meat" of the concept. Not long winded.

great lecture
By Shoug N. on 03. May 2017 for Hemoglobin and Movement of Oxygen: Introduction

The professor was very clear and his tone was lively :)

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