University of Michigan
Department of Chemistry

Chemistry 302
Introductory Inorganic Chemistry
Winter 2003

From Rocks to Biology -

Inorganic Chemistry is Everywhere!

The image on the left is a dimer of Gd(NO3)(OH2)[15-MCCu(II)N(LpheHA)-5]. These structures were produced by Annabel Cutland Van Noord in Dr. Pecoraro's research lab. The image on the right is a three-alpha-helical bundle of peptides that has a bound Cd(II) ion (blue). This material was produced by Manolis Matzapetakis in Dr. Pecoraro's research lab.

Structures of 2 metallopeptides- on the left is the zinc binding domain found in Nucleic-acid binding proteins and on the right is the blue copper protein azurin

Instructor: Vincent L. Pecoraro
GSI: Debdip Ghosh
Time: MWF 3-4 PM
Room 1200 Chem Building

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