Biochemistry - Metabolism

Pharm.D. Curriculum

Course Number

PHPS 502


This course will delve into metabolism and the interrelationships of metabolic processes. The biochemistry of metabolism focuses on glycolysis, the tricarboxylic acid cycle, gluconeogenesis, and the synthesis and breakdown of biomolecules (carbohydrates, lipids, and amino acids). Metabolic control and regulation of pathways will be examined. Clinical correlates and metabolic diseases will be discussed.