BISC 330 Spring 2010 Lecture 2

BISC 330 Spring 2010 Lecture 2 - BISC 330L: Biochemistry...

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BISC 330L: Biochemistry Spring Semester 2010 USC Lecture: Wednesday, 13 Jan 2010 1. Finish Monday’s material. 2.Continue Chapter 1 material…
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Chapter 1: Biochemistry An Evolving Science Diverse, yet similar… Structure/function analysis of DNA General chemistry review Properties of water Acid-base reactions in biochemical processes
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Review of Chemistry Covalent Bonds sharing electrons stability is the key polar v. nonpolar molecules water is polar C,H are nonpolar Non-covalent bonds opposites attract! Ionic bonds: Na+ Cl- Hydrogen bonds: weak Hydrophobic interaction van der Waals force
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Covalent bonds require sharing of electrons
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Review of Chemistry Covalent Bonds sharing electrons stability is the key polar v. nonpolar molecules water is polar C,H are nonpolar Non-covalent bonds opposites attract! Ionic bonds: Na+ Cl- Hydrogen bonds: weak Hydrophobic interaction van der Waals force
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Common noncovalent H-bond in DNA, RNA and proteins δ - δ - δ + = C δ +
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Hydrogen Bonds Electrostatic interactions
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BISC 330 Spring 2010 Lecture 2 - BISC 330L: Biochemistry...

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