Biochemistry

Biochemistry

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

Content

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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High-yield
By Evgeniya G. on 23. May 2019 for Steroids and Bile Acids: Movement of Cholesterol

Very high-yield. Thank you for underlining this moment, crucial in treating hypercholesterolemia.

 
Excellent teacher!
By Charles P. on 14. May 2019 for Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Signaling

I have taken biochem as an undergrad, grad. and post grad and I've never had anyone explain things as clearly. Dr. Ahern is one of the best teachers I've ever encountered. Thank you!

 
Very helpful
By Joaquin Vazquez J. on 11. May 2019 for Overview – Introduction to Biochemistry

I am a student at Downey High and I really want to be a cardiothoracic surgeon, and I didn't know what to learn but I know this website will help me.

 
biochemistry at basic
By dr. Jadumoni g. on 24. April 2019 for Biochemistry: Basics

just basic to litle details course.easy to understand it.