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Welcome to Biochemistry

  1. 1. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 Welcome to Biochemistry
  2. 2. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 Biochemistry & its Applications
  3. 3. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications
  4. 4. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Data for UK only Source: The Biochemist Feb 2002
  5. 5. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications What is BB10A good for? Pre-requisite for majors in: biochemistry biotechnology botany environmental biology experimental biology microbiology (option) molecular biology zoology
  6. 6. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology: the application of biochemical, microbiological and molecular biological knowledge for benefit.
  7. 7. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology:
  8. 8. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology:
  9. 9. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology:
  10. 10. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology:
  11. 11. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology:
  12. 12. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology: THE BIOREMEDIATION OF RUM DISTILLERY WASTE USING Cryptococcus curvatus by Kisha McLeod Supervisor: A. G. M. Pearson Biochemistry Section Department of Basic Medical Sciences
  13. 13. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology:
  14. 14. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology: The use of microorganisms to render sewage safer. The use of microorganisms in food preservation.
  15. 15. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology: The use of immobilised enzymes (biochemical reactors) to carry out precise reactions. The production of pharmaceuticals.
  16. 16. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biotechnology: The production of bulk biomolecules, e.g. Ethanol Acetic acid Citric acid Ascorbic acid Amino acids Dietary supplements Vitamins etc.
  17. 17. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Molecular Biology: Recombinant DNA technology (genetic engineering) GMOs: genetically modified organisms
  18. 18. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Molecular Biology: Recombinant DNA technology Modified enzymes : with greater stability making new product molecules better reaction kinetics
  19. 19. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Molecular Biology: Forensic applications (DNA fingerprinting) Genetic diseases Understanding fundamental biochemistry
  20. 20. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biochemistry Synthesis of useful biomolecules Characterisation of new reactions
  21. 21. BB10A: Cells, Biomolecules Biochemistry & & Genetics 2002 Semester 1 its Applications Biochemistry Poorly understood biochemistry: Insects Fish Nematodes Plants

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