Metabolic Control

Metabolic Control

by Kevin Ahern, PhD


Learn the subtle methods that the body uses to balance catabolism and anabolism. These regulatory methods can be confusing, but Dr. Kevin Ahern breaks this complex topic into small digestible bites. Learn about the following topics:

  • Allosteric enzymatic control
  • Activation/Inactivation through covalent bond modification
  • Zymogens
  • Regulation of gene expression
  • Futile Cycles
  • Insulin and Glucagon

Learn with high yield lectures with some of the best lecturers in the field. We also provide compact and focused lecture reviews and quizzes to customize your learning environment. Study from your computer, tablet or even your cell phone. Impress your instructors and surpass your colleagues on the boards!

Course Details

  • Videos 2
  • Duration 1:05 h
  • Quiz questions 20
  • Topic reviews 7


Your Educators of course Metabolic Control

 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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