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B Pharm Biochemistry Unit 3 Pdf Notes

Welcome back, Last Bench Pharmacists! Get ready to explore the hidden world of fats and proteins in B.Pharm Biochemistry Unit 3. We'll delve into the intricate metabolism of lipids and amino acids, unlocking their energy potential, structural roles, and diverse functions in cells. Buckle up for engaging explanations, free B Pharm Biochemistry Unit 3 Pdf Notes, and insightful images to guide you like a pro.

B Pharm Biochemistry Notes
B Pharm Biochemistry Notes

B Pharm Biochemistry Unit 3 Pdf Notes

Unit 3

Chapter 1 (Lipid metabolism)

β-Oxidation of saturated fatty acid (Palmitic acid),Formation and utilization of ketone bodies; ketoacidosis De novo synthesis of fatty acids (Palmitic acid) Biological significance of cholesterol and conversion of cholesterol into bile acids, steroid hormone and vitamin D Disorders of lipid metabolism: Hypercholesterolemia, atherosclerosis, fatty liver and obesity

Chapter 2 (Amino acid metabolism)

General reactions of amino acid metabolism: Transamination, deamination & decarboxylation, urea cycle and its disorders Catabolism of phenylalanine and tyrosine and their metabolic disorders (Phenyketonuria, Albinism, alkeptonuria, tyrosinemia) Synthesis and significance of biological substances; 5-HT, melatonin, dopamine, noradrenaline, adrenaline Catabolism of heme; hyperbilirubinemia and jaundice

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