84.223 Organic Chemistry IIB

Organic Chemistry IIB

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 7657
Status Active

The course covers the chemical and mechanistic principles of organic reactions utilized in biological systems. Spectroscopy, organic reactions and related mechanisms of bio-molecules or small molecules in biological systems will be discussed from a functional group perspective. Multiple examples from medicinal chemistry, chemical biology and biochemistry will be used to illustrate the concepts. Knowledge of organic mechanistic arrow-pushing formalism is required.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 84.221 Org Chemistry IA and 84.229 Org Chem Lab IA; Co-Req: 84.230 Organic Chemistry II A Lab