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HSC4223 Chemistry of Life

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the molecular basis of life with an emphasis upon how nature and human life work at the molecular level.  The course examines the components of living matter and their interrelations within the complex biochemical processes that define and sustain life.  This course fosters the understanding of the relationship between biological processes to the underlying chemistry that defines life.  The topics will include exercise, nutrition, and medical and environmental case studies.

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