CHMD69H3 Bioinorganic Chemistry

This course will explore the role of the chemical elements other than “the big six” (C, H, O, N, P, S) in living systems, with a focus on metal cations. The topic includes geochemistry and early life, regulation and uptake of metallic elements, structure-function relationships in metalloproteins.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

CHM333H, CHM437H

Recommended Preparation: 
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences
Note: 

Students are cautioned that CHMD71H3 is not offered in the same academic year as CHMD69H3.