Course Information
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID180000261

Programme of Study: Programme of Studies 2008-

Registered students: 15
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses212

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
Knowledge of Biochemistry is necessary
Learning Outcomes
Practical courses of enzymatic reactions studies
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Νomenclature and Classification of Enzymes: Structure and role of enzymes-Criteria of enzymatic reactions – Quantitative determination of enzymes-Selection of method for detection of enzymatic activity-Sources of enzymes-Methods of extraction and purification of enzymes-Mechanisms of enzymatic reactions-Reactions of oxidoreduction- Reactions of groups transfer-Hydrolytic and non hydrolytic reactions-Synthetic reactions-Kinetics of enzymatic reactions-Constants of Michaelis Menten rections-Factors affecting enzymatic reactions-Enzymatic reactions with many substrates-Active site of enzymes-Enzymes Inhibitors-Activators-Allosteric phenomenon and biological significance-Stereoselectivity of enzymes-Enzymes activity and post-translational modification of enzymes- Regulation of enzymes biosynthesis in bacteria and animal cells. Enzymes activity in non-conventional media
enzymes, reactions, kinetics
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
Laboratory Work10
Student Assessment
The evaluation process is based on written examination at the end of the semester, which is based on 8 subjects from the material that was taught. All subjects are equivalent and each issue takes a total of 1.25 points. The examination time is 3 hours.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1α. Ενζυμολογία: Ι.Γ. Γεωργάτσος- Τ.Α. Γιουψάνης- Δ.Α. Κυριακίδης (Εκδόσεις: Ζήτη), Θεσσαλονίκη, 2001. 1β. Εργαστηριακές Ασκήσεις Ενζυμολογίας: (Εκδόσεις: Ζήτη), Θεσσαλονίκη,. 2. Ενζυμολογία: Ι. Κλώνης (Γεωπονικό Παν/μιο Αθηνών-Εκδόσεις: Κρήτης, Αθήνα: ΄Εμβρυο, 2007.
Additional bibliography for study
Μηχανική Βιοδιεργασιών-Βασικές έννοιες: Michael L. Shuler/Fikret Kargi. Παν/κές Εκδόσεις ΕΜΠ, Αθήνα 2005.
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