Medicine - Course - Metabolism I

  • Course Code: MPHY802
  • Credits: 1
  • Hours Distribution: (1Lec)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Carbohydrate structure, digestion and absorption of carbohydrates, glycolysis, fates of pyruvate, hexose, glycogen metabolism, uric acid pathway, metabolism of galactose and fructose, regulation of carbohydrate metabolism. Lipid structures, digestion and absorption of lipids, oxidation of fatty acids, ketone body metabolism, cholesterol metabolism, fatty acid synthesis, metabolism of acyl glycerols, phospholipids and glycolipids synthesis, regulation of lipid metabolism, introduction for protein structure, digestion and absorption of proteins, removal of amino acid, ammonia, and catabolism of amino acids.