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 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


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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By ariel t. on 19. August 2020 for Amino Acid Metabolism

Very good review .enjoyed the enthusiasm. Visuals were ok but not really understood.!

Awsome explanation by kevin sir
By Reddy 0. on 27. April 2020 for Amino Acid Metabolism

Kevin sir explanation is very very nice and it's an extraordinary talent and explanation but little more information should be presented in power point slides so that we can learn more and more by step by step .. Thank you sir From Sanjeev India

I love these lectures
By Daysi B. on 15. January 2020 for Fetal Hemoglobin

Excellent lecture, well explained so I could understand it. So important to understand and not just memorize these topics.

Borhr effect explained good.
By Daysi B. on 15. January 2020 for Bohr Effect

Excellent lecture. Understood Bohr effect better than ever. I love these lectures.