NOC:Essentials of Biomolecules: Nucleic Acids and Peptides


Lecture 1 - Importance of Biomolecules


Lecture 2 - DNA double helix: Chemical parameters


Lecture 3 - DNA and Proteins


Lecture 4 - Amino acids and Proteins


Lecture 5 - Protein 3D structures, folding and denaturation


Lecture 6 - Chemical synthesis pyrimidine nucleobases


Lecture 7 - Chemical synthesis purine nucleobases, Prebiotic chemistry


Lecture 8 - Synthesis of nucleosides


Lecture 9 - Solid phase DNA synthesis


Lecture 10 - Chemistry and Biology of DNA Replication


Lecture 11 - Chemistry of Polymerase Chain Reaction


Lecture 12 - Major components and steps involved in Polymerase chain reaction


Lecture 13 - DNA sequencing: Sanger's di-deoxy method


Lecture 14 - DNA sequencing: Maxam- Gilbert method


Lecture 15 - Numerical Problem-1


Lecture 16 - Sugar Chemistry


Lecture 17 - Chemistry behind DNA damage and mutation


Lecture 18 - Chemistry behind DNA damage and mutation


Lecture 19 - DNA repair


Lecture 20 - Transcription - The transfer of genetic information from DNA to mRNA


Lecture 21 - Translation - The transfer of genetic information from mRNA to protein I


Lecture 22 - Translation - The transfer of genetic information from mRNA to protein II


Lecture 23 - Role of Ribosome in protein synthesis and the concept of codon


Lecture 24 - Protein sequencing using Sanger's and Edman's degradation methods


Lecture 25 - Mass spectroscopy and other sequencing methods for large proteins


Lecture 26 - Solution phase peptide synthesis: mechanism and end protection


Lecture 27 - Peptide coupling agents, Solid phase synthesis, peptide based therapeutics


Lecture 28 - Spectroscopic techniques


Lecture 29 - Spectrospic techniques - II and Purification technique-I of biomolecules


Lecture 30 - Purification techniques - II and Characteriation techniques of biomolecules


Lecture 31 - Molecular probes: PNA and LNA-I


Lecture 32 - Molecular Probes: PNA and LNA-II


Lecture 33 - Carbohydrate chemistry - I: Introduction and Synthesis


Lecture 34 - Carbohydrate chemistry - II: Polysaccharides and its nanoparticles


Lecture 35 - Carbohydrate chemistry - III: Synthesis of nanoparticles; Recap of all modules