by Kevin Ahern, PhD

Start your journey towards Biochemistry expertise today!

This course provides comprehensive and distinct descriptions of important processes and pathways in biochemistry. It is suitable for undergraduate students of the subject, medical students, and everyone who is simply looking to gain a better understanding of the molecular basis of life.

You will learn the basic principles of biochemistry, including protein structure, enzymes, catalysis, enzyme kinetics, metabolism, metabolic pathways, the central dogma, DNA, RNA, protein synthesis, and gene expression.

Five of the most important topics addressed here are:
  • Enzyme Function 
  • Metabolism 
  • Central Dogma 
  • Pathway integration 
  • Macromolecular structure/function

Course Details

  • Videos 243
  • Duration 20:37 h
  • Quiz questions 694
  • Articles 53


Your Educators of course Biochemistry

 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 Antón B. on 09. November 2019 for Carbohydrate Metabolism

Muy buen docente, se nota que le apasiona su profesion y la ejerce con entusiasmo.

By Dran X. on 08. November 2019 for Background of Enzymatic Reactions – Enzyme Catalysis

I love it... 100% worth it... Made it simple and easy to understand!

Outdated content and old way of teaching - Mediocre
By Content M. on 04. November 2019 for Vitamins

outdated content and rhetoric teaching methodology, disrupt medical education. Get youngsters to handle these subjects. Tie up with like minded platforms. Pricing is good

Helpful Lectures
By Mona S. on 03. November 2019 for Gluconeogenesis: Regulation and Glycolysis

A huge thank you to Prof Ahern! You explanations are very easy to understand and your lectures are a huge help to get a better understanding of biochemistry topics. Thank you very much!