Syllabus For The Subject Biochemistry


Biochemical Unity Underlies Biological Diversity

In the Beginning

DNA Illustrates the Interplay Between

Form and Function


Two Single Strands of DNA Combine to Form a Double Helix

DNA Structure Explains Heredity and the Storage of Information

Concepts from Chemistry Explain the

Properties of Biological Molecules


The Genomic Revolution Is Transforming

Biochemistry and Medicine

The Sequencing of the Human Genome Is a Landmark in

Human History

Genome Sequences Encode Proteins and Patterns of Expression

Individuality Depends on the Interplay Between Genes and


The significance of much of this genetic variation is not understood
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