BCH2333/2733: Amino acids, Peptides and Nucleotides

BCH2333/2733: Amino acids, Peptides and Nucleotides

Review Session Details
  • Finding the total charge for amino acid or peptide
  • Key properties of amino acids, includes learning D- and L- amino acid configuration.
  • Composition and structure of DNA and RNA nucleic acids
  • Three conformations of nucleic acids
  • Drawing oligomers of DNA and RNA
  • Mechanism for the formation of a phosphodiester bond
  • Identifying nucleic acid base pairing and tautomers
  • Understand how to assessĀ amino acid stereochemistry
  • Switch between line structure and Fisher projection for carbohydrates
  • Learn the mechanism for the formation of a amide bond
  • Review 20 natural amino acids and their pKas
  • Amino acid charge at various pH and its isoelectric point (pI) values
  • Review Session will include problem solving from past Midterm questions, as well as tips and tricks.
  • All registered students will receive a "Midterm Package" that includes multiple Midterms/Quiz from previous years given by uOttawa Professors.