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Accelerated Nutritional Biochemistry: Syllabus

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Syllabus

Week 1  

Human Cells

These resources are from Rice University's OpenStax College, Anatomy & Physiology

 Introduction http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:16/Introduction

Cell Membrane http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:17/The-Cell-Membrane

Cytoplasm and cellular organelles http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:18/The-Cytoplasm-and-Cellular-Org

Nucleus and DNA Replication http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:19/The-Nucleus-and-DNA-Replication

Protein Synthesishttp://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:20/Protein-Synthesis

Cell Growth and Division http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:21/Cell-Growth-and-Division

Cellular Differentiation http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:22/Cellular-Differentiation

Protein

Protein Synthesis: http://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:20/Protein-Synthesis

Carbohydrates

http://cnx.org/contents/73b3ac54-811c-4bce-a9dd-e83f8c0dda77@6/Carbohydrates#fig-ch03_02_02

Lipids

http://cnx.org/contents/23ff3343-6924-4c37-8a08-876db2e9e242@8/Lipids

Antioxidants Antioxidants in Sports Medicine, CRC Press 2015 NCBI Bookshelf, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK299052/

July 6: introductions, course overview, the cell (ch 1) July 7: digestive system (ch 2)

Build a body: digestive system (login using facebook account or create a new account--Science magazine award winner: http://www.spongelab.com/slxdev/interactives/buildabody/en/whole/index.html

Kahn Academy Stanford School of Medicine: Digesting Food (16:47) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2V4zMx33Mc

Basis of Metabolism (11:04) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQ1QGZ6gJ8whttp://cnx.org/contents/14fb4ad7-39a1-4eee-ab6e-3ef2482e3e22@7.28:17/The-Cell-Membrane

Systematic Review Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics http://www.sciencedirect.com.eres.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/science/article/pii/S2212267215001124

The Digestive System http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/Anatomy/your-digestive-system/Pages/anatomy.aspx

What is Celiac Disease  (NIH) http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/digestive-diseases/celiac-disease/Pages/facts.aspx

Hungry Microbiome (CSIRO) short film on gut bacteria--amazing! http://www.csiro.au/hungrymicrobiome/

 

July 8: quiz 1, protein (ch 6)

Transcription & Translation: The Central Dogma of Biology, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory :1:51 : https://www.dnalc.org/resources/3d/central-dogma.html

Enzymes, BRENDA, enzyme pathways, http://www.brenda-enzymes.info/pathway_index.php

July 9: protein (ch 6)

July 10: protein, carbs, quiz 2 (ch 6, ch 3)

 

 

Week 2

July 13: carbs (ch 3) July 14: carbs (ch 3)

July 15: quiz 3, lipids (ch 6) July 16: lipids (ch 6)

Fats: slide show Howard Hughes Medical Institute: http://media.hhmi.org/biointeractive/click/obesity_molecular/18.html

July 17: lipids, quiz 4 (ch 6)

 

 

Week 3

 

Introduction to reading research articles:

Meeting Report from “Frontiers in Nutritional Science: Nutritional Metabolomics” article: http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6643/6/9/3451/htm

The food metabolome: a window over dietary exposure , article: http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/99/6/1286.long

Annual Review of Nutrition, just an example of an article, "Cocoa and Human Health" : http://www.annualreviews.org.eres.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/doi/full/10.1146/annurev-nutr-071811-150642

 

Science of Fat, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Deconstructing Obesity, approx. 55' : Lecture by Jeffrey Friedman, discoverer of Leptin: http://media.hhmi.org/hl/04Lect1.html  

Nutrition modules at HHMI: http://media.hhmi.org/hl/04Lect1.html