Chemistry | Advanced Nucleic Acid Biochemistry
C683 | 0993 | D. Burke


This section joint-listed with BIOC B601, and meets the first eight
weeks only.

Prerequisite:  CHEM C483 or C484 or BIOC B501, or consent of the
instructor.

Mechanistic analysis of nucleic acid metabolism; specificity and
role of DNA polymerases and repair pathways; DNA replication and
recombination mechanisms; RNA structural motifs and physical
properties; RNA synthesis and processing in gene expression;
catalytic RNA molecules; applications of RNA molecules.