Details of LS2101 (Autumn 2019)

Level: 2 Type: Theory Credits: 2.0

Course CodeCourse NameInstructor(s)
LS2101 Biochemistry Rahul Das,
Rupak Datta


  • Introductory biochemistry: biological interactions.

  • Protein structure and folding, Enzymology, Enzyme kinetics, and allostery. vitamins and coenzymes.

  • Overview of techniques in protein purification.

  • Nucleic acid structure.

  • Introduction to intermediary metabolism: Glycolysis, TCA cycle, Electron transport


  1. D. Nelson and Cox, Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry, Mcmillan, (2012)

  2. Jeremy M. Berg, John L. Tymoczko, Lubert Stryer, Biochemistry, W.H. Freeman, (2011)

  3. The Molecules of Life, John Kuriyan, Boyana Konforti, and David Wemmer

  4. Biochemistry, Donald Voet, Judith G. Voet

Course Credit Options

Sl. No.ProgrammeSemester NoCourse Choice
1 IP 1 Not Allowed
2 IP 3 Not Allowed
3 IP 5 Not Allowed
4 MR 1 Not Allowed
5 MR 3 Not Allowed
6 MS 3 Core
7 RS 1 Not Allowed
8 RS 2 Not Allowed