Spring 2010
CHEM-653
Bioinorganic Chemistry
TR 8:00 am

207 BRL


 

Professor Charles G. Riordan
LDL 211
x1073
riordan@udel.edu
Office Hours - MF 9:00 - 10:00 am
or by appointment

Syllabus

 

Class Schedule

 

Background reading

Group Project Website Links

 

Course Description

Overview of our current understanding of the role of metal ions in the structure and function of proteins, enzymes and nucleic acids.  Emphasis will be placed on the synergism between biochemical and synthetic model studies with examples provided by the current literature.  Students will be exposed to contemporary topics at the interface of biochemistry, inorganic chemistry and biophysics. 

Useful Protein Structure Sites

Search the Protein Databank directly or 
via Molecules R Us

Journal Websites and Search Engines

 (accessible to the UD community only)

ISI Web of Science

ACS Journals

RSC Journals

 

Nature

 

Science

 

Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry

 

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences


Last updated: April 30, 2010