An interesting article that describes OChem’s applicability to medical school: https://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/03/education/edlife/how-to-get-an-a-in-organic-chemistry.html?pagewanted=2&_r=0

Discussion and office hours will start in week 2.

Welcome to 51C!

All enrollment questions should be directed to the Chemistry Undergraduate Office.   Professor Jarvo does not have the ability to help you to register for the class or discussion sections.
Contact Information: Phone: (949) 824-2895
Email: undergrad@chem.ps.uci.edu
Website: http://www.chem.uci.edu/undergrad

Some interesting links:

Top 100 pharmaceutical compounds by sales: http://cbc.arizona.edu/njardarson/group/top-pharmaceuticals-poster

Coverage of red tides from the LA times in this video series.  Domoic acid is under part 2 “Invisible Killer” and brevetoxin is in part 3 “Toxic Tide”: http://www.latimes.com/local/la-oceans-series,0,6144150.special#axzz2zDYLfbNZ

Check out the google tribute to a pioneering synthetic organic chemist, Percy Julian: http://www.google.com/doodles/percy-julians-115th-birthday