Course Content (Syllabus)
Regulation of carbohydrate metabolism
Disorders in carbohydrate metabolism – Related diseases
Regulation of lipid metabolism
Coordination of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism – related disorders
Regulation of protein metabolism – Targeted protein degradation
Hormonal regulation of metabolism – Endocrine system
Metabolism, Transport, storage of iron in eukatyotic cells. Iron response element-Mechanism of iron response.
Bacterial response in iron-limitation- Bacterial siderophores
Integration of metabolism
Μajor metabolic pathways and control sites.
Relationship of glucose 6-phosphate, pyruvate and acetyl CoA .
Metabolic profile of major organs (Brain, liver, muscle)
Amino acid degradation and urea cycle
Hormones of digestive system