OpenChemistry Lecture Videos

Professor Gregory Weiss

CHEM 128: Chemical Biology

Introduction to the basic principles of chemical biology: structures and reactivity; chemical mechanisms of enzyme catalysis; chemistry of signaling, biosynthesis, and metabolic pathways.

 

Lecture 1: Introductions/What is Chemical Biology?
 
Lecture 2: Common Tools in Chemical Biology
 
Lecture 3: Reactivity and Arrow Pushing
 
Lecture 4: Combinatorial Chemistry and Biology
 
Lecture 5: Non-Covalent Interactions, DNA
 
Lecture 6: DNA Reactivity with Small Molecules
 
Lecture 7: DNA, RNA, and Cancer
 
Lecture 8: RNA​
 
Lecture 9: RNA Part II
 
Lecture 10: Proteins and Amino Acid Conformations
 
Lecture 11: Proteins and Amino Acid Conformations, Part II
 
Lecture 12: Protein Functions
 
Lecture 13: Protein Function and Enzymes
 
Lecture 14: Glycobiology
 
Lecture 15: Glycobiology & Polyketides
 
Lecture 16: Glycobiology & Polyketides, Part II
 
Lecture 17: Terpenes and Cell Signaling, Part I
 
Lecture 18: Terpenes and Cell Signaling, Part II