Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
Western Main Campus

Biology 3660A/B

PLANT METABOLISM


Plants are photoautotrophs and biosynthesize all of their metabolites using CO2, water, micronutrients and sunlight. This course surveys the major metabolic pathways of plants, including primary (C, N, S and P assimilation, amino acid and nucleotide biosynthesis) and secondary (alkaloids, phenolics, terpeniods) metabolism, with emphasis on enzyme and pathway regulation.

Prerequisite(s): Biology 2601A/B or permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: BIOLOGY

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