University College London

Metabolism and Its Regulation


Iowa State Course Substitution

Mammalian Biochemistry

BBMB 420

Course Info

International Credits: 0.5
Converted Credits: 4.0
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Course Description:
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.


Evaluation Date:
January 22, 2017
Desiree Gunning
Transfer course BIOC2005 is less than 50% content for BBMB 405. It would be acceptable for BBMB 420 - 3 cr.