150-05chemistryoflife[1]

150-05chemistryoflife[1] - Foundations of Biological...

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Foundations of Biological Science I (BioSci 150) C The Chemistry of Life organic & macromolecules monomers & polymers
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Foundations of Biological Science I (BioSci 150) C The carbon skeleton & diversity of shape Structural isomers of C 4 H 10 H C C C C vs H C C C H H C H H H H H H H H H H different shapes! vs Geometric isomers of C 4 H 8 C C = C C H H H H H C C = C C H H H H H H trans cis different shapes! 0 …because carbons can double-bond
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Foundations of Biological Science I (BioSci 150) C The carbon skeleton cont’d. .. Optical isomers : form around an asymmetric carbon vs X W Y Z C X W Y Z Consider the following molecules: different shapes! C These are different…
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Foundations of Biological Science I (BioSci 150) C Cells use small organic molecules as nutrients and as building blocks for large molecules ( macromolecules )…
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Foundations of Biological Science I (BioSci 150) C HO OH H H monomer Hydrolysis : water in, monomer out …this is the fate of macromolecules in your lunch: H OH HO H monomer If macromolecular polymers are made by condensation ( dehydration synthesis ) reactions… water out, monomer in
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Foundations of Biological Science I (BioSci 150) C OH H C C C C C C H H O H H H H H HO
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course BIO SCI 150 taught by Professor Geraldbergstrom during the Fall '08 term at Wisconsin Milwaukee.

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150-05chemistryoflife[1] - Foundations of Biological...

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