Water, Chemical bonds, stereochemistry and isomers, functional groups.
Hydrocarbons: alkane, alkene, alkyne aromatic hydrocarbons
Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins. The Structure of Proteins: Primary Structure, Secondary Structure, Tertiary Structure and Quaternary Structures.
Interactions between proteins and ligands: the immune system and immunoglobulins.
Enzymes. Enzyme kinetics as an approach to understanding mechanism.
Carbohydrates and Glycobiology. Monosaccharides and disaccharides. Polysaccharides. Glycoconjugates: Proteoglycans, Glycoproteins, and Glycolipids.
Lipids. Storage Lipids. Structural Lipids in Membranes. Lipids as Signals, Cofactors, and Pigments.
Biological Membranes and Transport.
Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids. Nucleic Acid Structure. Nucleic Acid Chemistry.