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Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University

Факультет інженерії машин, споруд та технологій

Кафедра харчової біотехнології і хімії



Major 163 - Біомедична інженерія (бакалавр)
Field of knowledge 16 Хімічна та біоінженерія
Academic degree bachelor's
Course type required
special education
Study start course 1
Semesters 3
Form of education full-time
Study hours structure
32– lectures
16– laboratory classes
ECTS credits 3
Form of final examination credit
Academic degree PhD
Full name Kopchak N.H., Lisovska T.O.
Prerequirements (prerequisite courses)
Chemistry (organic, inorganic) 
Course goals and learning objectives
The purpose of studying the discipline Biochemistry is to form students
knowledge about the structure and properties of the main biomolecules and their
transformation in the process of vital activity of the organism. 
Course description
Lectures 1.Introduction to biochemistry. Cell.
4.Proteins. Structure and properties.
7.Nucleic acids.
Laboratory classes 1. Isolation of red blood cells. The biological role of proteins in the body.
2. Method of hemoglobin detection in red blood cells. Chemical composition of proteins. Classification of proteins.
3. Color reactions for proteins and amino acids. Classification of amino acids. The universal color reaction to proteins and amino acids.
4. Chromatography of amino acids. The principle of separation and identification of amino acids by chromatography on paper.
5. Methods for determining the concentration of proteins. Methods are used to determine the concentration of proteins in biochemistry
6. Determining of enzyme activity. The structure of enzymes. Mechanism of action. Classification of enzymes
7. Carbohydrates. Describe the structure and properties of the main classes of carbohydrates. Biological functions of carbohydrates in living objects
8. Lipids. Methods quantitative determination of lipids.
Assessment criteria
Maximum of two each modules 20 point 
Recommended reading list. Subject Resources
1. Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry. Fourth Edition/ D.L. Nelson, M.M. Cox – USA: Wisconsin – Madison , 2004 – 1119p. 
Course author
PhD Kopchak N.H., Lisovska T.O. 
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