Tag: biochemistry

What If Humans Could Photosynthesize?

How cool would it be if you could photosynthesize? No more cooking or grocery shopping. If you got hungry, all you’d need is some tasty sunlight! It sounds awesome, but it turns out that it’s not so easy being green. Photosynthesis allows plants to take sunlight and carbon dioxide and turn it into sugar, which […]

Student Perspective | Medical Humanities | Raj Dalal ’20

The minor offered me an opportunity to explore one topic deeply but through very different lenses. I think that while all the classes are great and they all offered different perspectives, I actually have two that I think were really cool. One was one ASIA 399. It was basically exploring Asian religions and how they […]

Pentose Phosphate Pathway (Part 1 of 5) – Overview and Oxidative Phase

in this video I want to talk about the pentose phosphate pathway the purpose of the pentose phosphate pathway is essentially to produce different things and those two different things are NADPH and RHIB ulos 5 phosphate rib bellows sounds a lot like ribose and reveal o's 5 phosphate is actually used to make nucleic […]