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Study Guide Exam I/Biochem II This list is meant to be a fairly comprehensive representation of the material that we covered in class and for which I will hold you responsible. Of course, you are responsible for all material presented in class, whether spoken, written in the lecture outlines, shown on slides or given a end-of-chapter questions unless otherwise stated in class. Enzyme Inhibition Be able to calculate the K I (or K I ’) for competitive, uncompetitive, and mixed inhibitors. Along with this is a requirement to know, if unidentified, which curve in the Lineweaver-Burke plot represents the curve in the absence of an inhibitor, and the curves that are shown in the presence of the inhibitors (at various concentrations). Also be able to identify which of several inhibitors is the best inhibitor of an enzyme based on the K I values. Lipid Structure 1. Be able to distinguish triglycerides, phosphatidylcholine, sphingomyelin, ceramide, sphingosine, cerebroside, gangliosides, phosphatidic acid, phosphatidylethanolamine, phosphatidylserine, phosphatidylinositol, plasmologens, and platelet activating factor just be looking at their structures. 2. Be able to provide a symbol to designate the number of carbon atoms in a fatty acid, whether it is a saturated or unsaturated fatty acid, and, if an unsaturated fatty acid, the placement of double bonds. Given the symbol designation or name, be able to draw the fatty acid. 3. Know the common names for the fatty acids shown in the lecture notes (not the big table shown in the book). Develop systematic naming for C16 and C18 fatty acids given the
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course CHEM 453 taught by Professor Drpernecky during the Fall '08 term at Eastern Michigan University.

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