CHEM 434 Bioinorganic Chemistry
3 semester hours
The study of the function and structure of metal ions in biology: the properties and spectroscopy of metal ions; metalloproteins; the interaction between metal ions and DNA or RNA; introduction of metal ions into biological systems as probes and as drugs.
Lecture, 3 hours.
Prerequisite: CHEM 370 or CHEM 376 , or by consent of instructor.