529-0733-00L  Enzymes

SemesterAutumn Semester 2018
LecturersD. Hilvert
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentOnly for Chemistry MSc, Programme Regulations 2005.



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
529-0733-01 GEnzymes
Lecture 2 hours on Monday, 09:45 - 11:30. 1 hour exercise according to agreement.
3 hrs
Mon08:45-09:30HCI H 8.1 »
09:45-11:30HCI J 4 »
Tue11:45-12:30HCI H 2.1 »
D. Hilvert

Catalogue data

AbstractPrinciples of enzymatic catalysis, enzyme kinetics, mechanisms of enzyme-catalyzed reactions (group transfer reactions, carbon-carbon bond formation, eliminations, isomerisations and rearrangements), cofactor chemistry, enzymes in organic synthesis and the biosynthesis of natural products, catalytic antibodies.
ObjectiveOverview of enzymes, enzyme-catalyzed reactions and metabolic processes.
ContentPrinciples of enzymatic catalysis, enzyme kinetics, mechanisms of enzyme catalyzed reactions (group transfer reactions, carbon-carbon bond formation, eliminations, isomerisations and rearrangements), cofactor chemistry, enzymes in organic synthesis and the biosynthesis of natural products, catalytic antibodies.
Lecture notesA script will not be handed out.
LiteratureGeneral:
T. Bugg, An Introduction to Enzyme and Coenzyme Chemistry, Blackwell Science Ltd., Oxford, 1997.

In addition, citations from the original literature relevant to the individual lectures will be assigned weekly.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits7 credits
ExaminersD. Hilvert
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 60 minutes, oral 20 minutes
Written aidsKeine
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Chemistry MasterBiological ChemistryWInformation