MLAB 2401 - Clinical Chemistry

An introduction to the principles and procedures of various tests performed on Clinical Chemistry. Presents the physiological basis for the test, the principle and procedure for the test and the clinical significance of the test results, including quality control and normal values. Also includes basic chemical laboratory technique, chemical laboratory safety, electrolytes and acid-base balance, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, enzymes, metabolites, endocrine function, and toxicology.

Grade Basis: L
Credit hours: 4.0
Lecture hours: 2.0
Lab hours: 6.0


  • A grade of ā€œCā€ or better is required for graduation.
  • Previous completion of MLAB 1291 with a grade of ā€œCā€ or better.