MLSCI 264 - Clinical Biochemistry

3 units (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

This course considers how the analysis of samples from the body for various constituents can give insight into pathological processes. Included are the principles for tests routinely carried out in a clinical biochemistry laboratory, and the biological understanding of test results. Specific subjects considered are carbohydrates, renal function, blood proteins and electrolytes, and acid-base balance. Prerequisites for non-Medical Laboratory Science students only: CHEM 101, 261, 263 and BIOL 107. Credit granted for only one of MLSCI 262 or 264.

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