CHEM 160A. Structure and Function of Biological Molecules. The chemistry and biochemistry of amino acids, proteins, nucleic acids, lipids and carbohydrates. Also includes enzyme kinetics, the structure and function of biological membranes and discussion of some common laboratory methods. Lecture three hours. Prerequisite: CHEM 124; MATH 26A or MATH 30 is recommended. Fall only. Graded: Graded Student. Units: 3.0