Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.
The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.
The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..
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The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.
-Knowledge of the structure-function relatioships of biological macromolecules
-Understanding of metabolic processes at molecular level
-Knowledge of the connections between biochemical processes and of the relative energetic variations
1. The basic constituents of living organisms: polymeric structure of biological macromolecules.
2. Protein structure and function: structure and classification of amino acids; peptidic bond; the structural levels of proteins; fibrous proteins; globular proteins; haemoglobin and myoglobin: structure, function and allosteric regulation; pathogenic variants of haemoglobin; enzymes: classification and role in chemical reactions.
3. Bioenergetics: metabolism; chemical transformations in a cell; spontaneous reactions in a cell; role of ATP in bioenergetic exchanges; redox reactions in biological systems
4. Structure and metabolism of carbohydrates: monosaccharaides, disaccharides and polysaccharides; glycolysis; gluconeogenesis; structure and function of glycogen; glycogen synthesis and glycogen lysis
5. Citric acid cycle and oxidative phosphorylation: mitochondria; acetylCoA synthesis; citric acid cycle; electron-transport chain; ATP synthesis
6. Structure and metabolism of lipids: polar lipids and structure of biomembranes; cholesterol; triacylglycerols; lipid catabolism
7. Amino acids metabolism: fate of the aminic group and of the carbon chain
8. Nucleotides and nucleic acids: nucleotide structure; structure of DNA and RNA
Written test followed by an oral examination
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