NOC:Metals in Biology


Lecture 1 - Importance of metals in biology


Lecture 2 - Choice, uptake and assembly of metal ions in cells


Lecture 3 - Control and use of metal ions concentration in biological systems


Lecture 4 - Metal mediated folding of biopolymers


Lecture 5 - Study of binding mode of calcium and zinc in proteins


Lecture 6 - Electron transfer (ET) in living systems


Lecture 7 - Oxygen transport and activation


Lecture 8 - Hydrolytic Enzymes - Part I - Carbonic anhydrase and Liver alcohol dehydrogenase


Lecture 9 - Hydrolytic Enzymes - Part II - Carbopeptidase


Lecture 10 - Hydrolytic Enzymes - Part III - Arginase and Urease


Lecture 11 - Hemerythrin and azidomethemerythrin


Lecture 12 - Dioxygen reactivity in copper


Lecture 13 - Cu-O2 intermediates


Lecture 14 - Copper-Oxygen chemistry - Part I - Mononuclear copper-oxygen


Lecture 15 - Copper-Oxygen chemistry - Part II - Cu-O2 complexes


Lecture 16 - Copper-Oxygen chemistry - Part III - Reactivity summary


Lecture 17 - Iron Catalyzed oxidation of unactivated sp3 C-H bonds - Part I


Lecture 18 - Iron catalyzed oxidation of unactivated sp3 C-H bonds - Part II


Lecture 19 - Iron catalyzed oxidation of unactivated sp3 C-H bonds - Part III


Lecture 20 - Nitrous oxide reductase and its model complex


Lecture 21 - Cytochrome C-oxidase


Lecture 22 - Systematic variations in O-O stretch in Iron-oxo-copper ligand complex


Lecture 23 - Mononuclear nonheme iron (NHI) enzymes


Lecture 24 - Alpha-Keto Glutarate dependent Halogenases


Lecture 25 - Cytochrome P450 - Part I - Introduction


Lecture 26 - Cytochrome P450 - Part II - Reactions


Lecture 27 - Cytochrome P450 - Part III - Mechanism


Lecture 28 - Cytochrome P450 - Part IV - Role of Cystine ligand and distal charge relay


Lecture 29 - Methane monooxygenase


Lecture 30 - Dinuclear Iron active sites for CH4 to CH4OH conversion and its Mechanism


Lecture 31 - Concerted Vs radical pathway for CH4 to CH4OH conversion


Lecture 32 - Photosynthesis - Part I


Lecture 33 - Photosynthesis - Part II


Lecture 34 - Pumps and channels


Lecture 35 - Quick summary on O2 transport


Lecture 36 - Summary of Dioxygen reactivity in copper


Lecture 37 - Summary of Dioxygen reactivity in iron


Lecture 38 - Summary of Fe-O2 chemistry