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Module code:BIOC2005 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Metabolism and Its Regulation
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser (provisional):Dr Joanne Santini
Organiser's location:Darwin Building
Available for students in Year(s):2
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Module outline:The aims of this course are to provide an understanding of metabolic processes in eukaryotes and prokaryotes. The course will cover areas such as strategies for cellular regulation, fed and fasting state metabolism, exercise metabolism, fat metabolism, electron transport and ATP synthesis, photosynthesis, copper/iron/zinc homoestasis in health and disease, prokaryotic metabolism of inorganic compounds (such as iron, sulphur and arsenic) and how they are controlled.  
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Module assessment:One test (One hour) 20.00%
Unseen two-hour written examination 70.00%
Practical report (800 words) 10.00% 
Notes:Student Quota 90 
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Last updated:2016-01-07 10:21:06 by ucbcajc