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 20:36 h
  • Quiz questions 682
  • Articles 54


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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Key points well covered.
By S C. on 02. August 2021 for Regulation of Iron Transport

best explanation of the iron transport on the web that I have come across. Good clear diagrams.

Amazing and highly useful
By Anna J. on 27. July 2021 for Carbohydrate Metabolism

They give clear explanations on all topics in such a way that it is easier to grasp. I personally enjoy learning more about a particular topic and Lecturio is the perfect platform to do that as well. I highly recommend Lecturio to all students for better understanding of relevant topics.

By halima u. on 26. July 2021 for Biochemistry: Basics

Really good explanation. And I like the professor. I understood

By Rina Alejandra R. on 21. July 2021 for β-adrenergic Receptor Signaling

Thank you so much This video helped me so much en my sesions of study