Chemistry 341: Biochemistry I

CHM 341 is an introduction to the field of biochemistry which seeks to explain the field of biology in terms of the chemistry.  We will be looking at biomolecular structures and their functions focusing on proteins/enzymes, DNA, lipids and membranes and an introduction to metabolism.

Prerequisite: Chemistry 222 (Organic Chemistry II).

Other useful chemistry links


Fall 2017 syllabus


Chemistry Department Website



Important CHM 341 handouts

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 4

Chapter 6



Chapter 7

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Chapter 3

CAC and Glycolysis relationship





Practice Exam1

Practice Exam 1 Answers

Practice Test Exam 2

Practice Exam 3

Practice Exam 3 Answers

Practice Final Exam (Ch 10, 17)

How to Determine pI for a Peptide