Universität Wien FIND

300618 VO+SE Structural Biology II (2017S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


Language: English

Examination dates



Termine jeweils Do. 10.00 - 12.00 Uhr
Beginn: 9.3.2017
Lecture Hall /Dept. for Structural and Computational Biology
Campus Vienna Biocenter 5, 1030 Wien.
Lecture notes are available on Moodle.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Thermodynamics - introduction
Thermodynamics - experimental determination of binding affinities with examples
Thermodynamics - protein folding/unfolding, differential scanning callorimetry
Analysis and validation of macromolecular 3D structures
Protein dynamics at different scales
Structural basis of alosteric regulation
Conformational selection versus induced fit
Periodic table of PPI
Structural basis of affinity and specificity with examples
Reaction mechanisms as reaction kinetics

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

BMB 9, B-BMB 2, CHE II-6

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