Human Physiology : What Is Protein Synthesis?

Human Physiology : What Is Protein Synthesis?

You may have heard that if you want to build muscle mass, it’s helpful to eat more protein. But how does the protein in the food that you eat actually turn into more muscles? I’m Janice Creneti and this is what is protein synthesis? Protein synthesis is one of the many complicated processes in your […]

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Protein Purification

Protein Purification

Proteins are life’s way of getting things done. From structural support to catalyzing reactions, proteins have numerous functions, depending on the physiological need. In order to gain a better understanding of these proteins and their functions, we want to know that we’re actually working with the protein we want without the presence of other impurities. […]

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The Deal with Protein

The Deal with Protein

People like to say all kinds of things about protein, like, you need to eat lots of it to build muscle, and lose weight. But dietary science is way more complicated than that! You can’t just eat a bunch of one thing to get buff or to be healthy. In fact, eating too much of […]

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Is Superhero Strength Real?

Is Superhero Strength Real?

You’ve probably heard rumors about mothers lifting cars to save their baby trapped underneath–but is that really possible? Are we all just Clark Kent ready to snap into action? A mother hurling a car off her baby is an urban myth, but there are reports of people tapping into a crazy strength they didn’t know […]

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Protein Structure

Protein Structure

Hey guys, it’s Professor Dave, I want to tell you about proteins. So we know about amino acids, and these are the monomers that will form proteins, which are also known as polypeptides. Proteins are polymers of amino acids, and they are the most diverse type of biomolecule in your body. Different kinds of proteins […]

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Transcription and Translation: From DNA to Protein

Transcription and Translation: From DNA to Protein

Hey it’s professor Dave, let’s talk about DNA transcription and translation. Now that we understand the structure of DNA it’s time to understand exactly how this molecule codes for a particular organism. How is it that a single cell containing a specific set of genetic material will result in the development of a fish or […]

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All About Nutrition and Food Science

All About Nutrition and Food Science

[ Music ]>>So the HNFS Department, Human Nutritional and Food Science Department, is really broken into two main categories. You have FST, which is Food Science Technology, and then you have Nutritional Science.>>So Food Science is a major which is processing, packaging, sensory, all the things you do in between when you harvest the food […]

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