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University of Houston BCHS 3304: General Biochemistry I - Fall 2008 Section 12697 Tuesday/Thursday 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 102 SW Instructor: Dr. Glen B. Legge Phone: 713-743-8380 Office: HSC 408 Email: [email protected] Office hours: Tuesday and Thursday (1:00-2:00 PM) or by appointment Course web page: http://www.bchs.uh.edu/~glegge/teaching/ The lecture notes and homework will be posted on the Web http://www.bchs.edu/~glegge/teaching/ These notes are not a substitute for class participation. These notes are posted on the web, although they may be altered before class. They are intended to make you pay attention in class, so take these notes with you. Don’t just sit in class and just copy notes!! Read the assigned material before the lecture . Collect Homework 1 and START IT!!! Biochemistry is the study of biological processes at a chemical level Biochemistry: Life at the Molecular Level Introduction to the Chemistry of Life THE ORIGIN OF LIFE •Universe is 15-20 billion years old –BIG BANG •Initially H 2 was made then condensed to He •Over the billions of years under the right conditions complex molecules formed. •Complicated chemical reactions started occurring - intermolecular interactions and carbon based chemistry developed. From this milieu sprang the property of
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This note was uploaded on 07/20/2010 for the course BCHS BCHS 3304 taught by Professor Legge during the Fall '09 term at University of Houston.

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