Rene Jacobs

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Ag, Food & Nutri Sci Dept

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

BIOCH 655 - Advances in Lipid and Lipoprotein Research

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 1-2S-0)

Recent developments and use of the current literature are emphasized. Topics include regulation of lipid metabolism, intracellular lipid trafficking, regulation of lipoprotein secretion, lipid transfer among lipoproteins, reverse cholesterol transport, and atherosclerosis. Prerequisite: BIOCH 455, or 555, or consent of Department. Offered in alternate years.

LECTURE A1 (43010)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
M 10:00 - 10:50 (TBD)


NUTR 301 - Fundamentals of Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism I

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-3/2)

Fundamentals of nutrition, emphasizing energy, carbohydrates, lipids and proteins. The lab will use common techniques to illustrate principles of human nutrition. Not to be taken if credit received for NUTR 303. Prerequisites: BIOCH 200 and PHYSL 210. Pre- or corequisite: BIOCH 310.

LECTURE A1 (40322)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (ECHA L1-420)

LAB D1 (40346)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
H 14:00 - 16:50 (ECHA L1-430)


NUTR 303 - Fundamentals of Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism I

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Fundamentals of nutrition with emphasis on vitamins and inorganic elements. Not to be taken if credit received for NUTR 301. Prerequisites: BIOCH 310 and PHYSL 210. NUTR 303 or NU FS 305 recommended.

LECTURE A1 (40324)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (ECHA L1-420)


AFNS 602 - Graduate Reading Project

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, VARIABLE)

Individual study. Critical reviews of selected literature under the direction of a Faculty member. Note: May be taken more than once if the topic is different. Prerequisite: consent of Department.

LECTURE A1 (40134)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

NUTR 302 - Fundamentals of Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism II

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-3/2)

Fundamentals of nutrition with emphasis on vitamins and inorganic elements. The lab will use common techniques to illustrate principles of human nutrition. Not to be taken if credit received for NUTR 304. Prerequisites: BIOCH 310 and NUTR 301.

LECTURE B1 (66974)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (ECHA L1-420)

LAB H1 (66976)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
M 14:00 - 16:50 (CAB 273)


AFNS 570 - Experimental Procedures in Nutrition and Metabolism

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-0-6)

Current methodologies in nutrition and metabolism. Prerequisites: NUTR 301 and NUTR 302, or consent of instructor.

LAB B1 (67122)

NUTR 304 - Fundamentals of Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism II

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Fundamentals of nutrition with emphasis on vitamins and inorganic elements. Not to be taken if credit received for NUTR 302. Prerequisites: BIOCH 310 and PHYSL 210. NUTR 303 or NU FS 305 recommended.

LECTURE B1 (66978)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (ECHA L1-420)