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CHEM416 ARTIFICIAL ENZYMES

Course Code: 2340416
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 7,5
Department: Chemistry
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. ENGN UMUT AKKAYA
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2340332
Set 2: 2340336
One of the sets above should be completed before taking CHEM416 ARTIFICIAL ENZYMES.

Course Content

A study of synthetic molecules that mimic the actions of, or interact with the biomolecules. Using pertinent literature examples, design and synthesis of enzyme models, artificial enzymes, de novo designed proteins and molecular receptors will be discussed.