Proteomics is the large-scale analysis of the entire set of proteins in a cell, tissue, or organism, allowing a description of the system in terms of its functional components. This course covers theory and applications dealing with techniques and instrumentation utilized in proteomics. The laboratory component includes proteome analysis using two dimensional electrophoresis, mass spectrometry, and use of databases.
PREREQ: CHE 461 or CHE 332 OR 360 and BIO 309 OR 315. EQUIVALENT COURSE: BIO 471 OFFERED: Irregular CREDIT: 3