Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Science (Chemistry Major)/Bachelor of Education I/S (TB) - Carbohydrate Chemistry

Chemistry 4214 Carbohydrate Chemistry
Carbohydrate structure, characterization, synthesis, biosynthesis, and biological functions. Key topics include saccharide structures and fundamental chemistry, classical and instrumental methods for carbohydrate analysis, protecting group strategy, glycoside synthesis, survey of glycoconjugate structure and biosynthesis, carbohydrate recognition and their biological functions, altered carbohydrate metabolism and diseases, and glycomedicine.
Credit Weight: 0.5

Chemistry 3251 or Biology 3252

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences