University of Southern California

Ostrow School of Dentistry

Courses of Instruction

The terms indicated are expected but are not guaranteed. For the courses offered during any given term, consult the Schedule of Classes.

Biochemistry (DBIO)

DBIO 310 Oral Biochemistry (2, Fa) Biochemical insight into oral tissues and saliva — emphasizing anti-microbial protection (systemic and therapeutic) against demineralization and connective tissue destruction.

DBIO 501 Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2) Biochemical properties of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, proteins, and nucleic acids — emphasizing molecular structure-function interrelatedness, integrated metabolism, and molecular biology of the cell.