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Courses Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry of Natural Products Option
B.S. in Chemistry

Undergraduates in the Biochemistry and Natural Products option take advanced lecture courses in the following areas:

  • FCH384 Spectrometric Identification of Organic Compounds
  • FCH530 Biochemistry I - cellular component and metabolic reactions
  • FCH532 Biochemistry II - protein biosynthesis, nucleic acids and molecular biology
  • FCH531 Biochemical Techniques - Protein isolation and enzymology

Some appropriate professional electives are:

  • BTC 401 Molecular Biology Techniques
  • EFB 307 Principles of Genetics
  • EFB 325 Cell Biology
  • CHE 414 Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry
  • FCH 390 Drugs from the Wild
  • FCH 440 Introduction to Chemical Ecology

Research opportunities in Environmental Chemistry through the FCH495/498 sequence are strongly encouraged. The program offers an excellent background both for direct entry into industrial chemistry and graduate study in areas such as chemistry, biotechnology, material science.

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Department of Chemistry
1 Forestry Drive
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-470-6855
315-470-6856 (fax)
chemistry@esf.edu