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Daniel D Bankson
LAB M 428
Seattle Campus

Clinical Biochemistry for Medical Laboratory Scientists

Introduces medical applications and the clinically relevant aspects of biochemistry necessary for understanding biochemical diseases. Teaches the structures and human metabolism of proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, and nucleotides in health, along with their roles in disease processes. Stresses normal biochemical pathways and subsequent diseases when the pathways are disrupted or diverted. Offered: A.

Class description

Student learning goals

Demonstrate the ability to identify and draw major biochemical structures

Construct normal metabolic pathways important to human health

List the organ and organelle sites of key biochemical pathways

Identify specific alterations in biochemical pathways that lead to diseases

Predict the biochemical products that occur from deranged metabolism

Analyze and interpret scientific data and figures that depict biochemical results

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Daniel D Bankson
Date: 09/07/2012