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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Biochemistry - PFYB033C
Title: Biochemie
Guaranteed by: Fyziologie (51-500200)
Faculty: Faculty of Physical Education and Sport
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: 0
E-Credits: 2
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 C [hours/week]
Extent per academic year: 28 [hours]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: doc. MUDr. Jana Vránová, CSc.
doc. Mgr. Michal Šteffl, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): doc. Mgr. Michal Šteffl, Ph.D.
doc. MUDr. Jana Vránová, CSc.
Annotation -
Last update: Mgr. Ivana Kinkorová, Ph.D. (16.05.2019)
The subject deals with the chemistry of macroergic substrates, functions of macroergic phosphates, the metabolism, regulatory effects of biocatalysts, the theory of muscular contraction, including adaptation changes and basal biochemical diagnostics of selected diseases.
Last update: doc. Mgr. Michal Šteffl, Ph.D. (16.04.2015)
  • MURRAY, R.K. et al. Harper's illustrated biochemistry. New York: McGraw-Hill Medical, 2012. ISBN 978-007-1765-763.
  • DAVIDSON, V.L., et al. Biochemistry. Baltimore, Md.: Lippincott, William, 1999, 479 p. ISBN 06-833-0503-4.

Requirements to the exam
Last update: Mgr. Ivana Kinkorová, Ph.D. (24.06.2019)

Requirements for credit:

  • credit test

Last update: KOHLIKOVA/FTVS.CUNI.CZ (20.10.2010)


1. Reactions of acids bases. Blood buffers.

2. Monosaccharides. Disacchrides.

3. Polysaccharides.

4. Carbohydrate metabolism (glycolysis, Krebs cycle )

5. Fatty acids. Triglycerides.

6. Phospholipids. Compound lipids.

7. Steroids. Lipid metabolism (beta-oxidation).

8. Amino acids. Peptide bond. Polypeptides

9. Protein metabolism (urea cycle).

10. Nucleic acids. Enzymes. Coenzymes.

11. Blood sugar level and its regulation. Hormones.

12. The role of ATP.Water soluble vitamins.

13. Fat soluble vitamins. Water, minerals and micronutrients.

14. Credit Test

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