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Osteopathic Medicine - Incoming DO Student Reading List

This guide will help you find resources related to osteopathic medicine.

Assigned Books

Books to assist in subject review

Subjects to review prior to the start of the semester

Using your undergraduate texts fully review

  1. DNA structure, replication, and repair
  2. RNA structure, synthesis, and processing
  3. Protein synthesis
  4. Amino acids
  5. Protein structure, function
  6. Globular proteins
  7. Fibrous proteins
  8. Enzyme regulation
  9. Enzymes as catalysts

Using undergraduate texts briefly review:

  1. Glycolysis
  2. Kreb’s cycle
  3. Oxidative Phosphorylation
  4. Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex
  5. Gluconeogenesis
  6. Glycogen metabolism
  7. Monosaccharide and Disaccharide metabolism
  8. Pentose Phosphate pathway
  9. Dietary lipid metabolism
  10. Fatty Acid, triglyceride, and ketone body metabolism
  11. Nitrogen balance
  12. Nucleotide metabolism
  13. Metabolic effects of insulin and glucagon

Guide Information

Last Updated: Apr 12, 2024 3:24 PM