Biochemistry of Redox Reactions / Edition 1 by Bernard Testa | 9780126853919 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Biochemistry of Redox Reactions / Edition 1

Biochemistry of Redox Reactions / Edition 1

by Bernard Testa
     
 

ISBN-10: 0126853916

ISBN-13: 9780126853919

Pub. Date: 10/25/1994

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Surpassing the 1976 book by Testa and Jenner, Drug Metabolism: Chemical and Biochemical Aspects (Dekker), this informative, up-to-date text includes the following features, unavailable elsewhere: First in a set of books to provide a comprehensive coverage of drug metabolism; Opening chapter provides a general introduction to the complete set of books

Overview

Surpassing the 1976 book by Testa and Jenner, Drug Metabolism: Chemical and Biochemical Aspects (Dekker), this informative, up-to-date text includes the following features, unavailable elsewhere: First in a set of books to provide a comprehensive coverage of drug metabolism; Opening chapter provides a general introduction to the complete set of books; Other chapters cover reaction mechanisms, catalytic cycles, regio- and stereoselectivities, types of substrates, reactivity of intermediates, and drug-enzyme interactions; Extensive detailed diagrams of reaction pathways and chemical structures

* First in a set of books providing a comprehensive coverage of drug metabolism

* Opening chapter provides a general introduction to the complete set of books

* Other chapters cover reaction mechanisms, catalytic cycles, regio and stereoselectivities, types of substrates, reactivity of intermediates and drug-enzyme interactions

* Extensive detailed diagrams of reaction pathways and chemical structures

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780126853919
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
10/25/1994
Series:
Metabolism of Drugs and Other Xenobiotics Series
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
471
Product dimensions:
0.99(w) x 7.44(h) x 9.69(d)

Table of Contents

Xenobiotic Metabolism: The Global View.
Xenobiotic Metabolism: The Biochemical View.
Dehydrogenation of Alcohols and Aldehydes, Carbonyl Reduction.
The Nature and Functioning of Cytochromes P450 and Flavin-Containing-Monooxygenases.
Carbon Oxidations Catalyzed by Cytochromes P450.
Monooxygenase-Catalyzed N-C Cleavage.
Monooxygenase-Catalyzed Oxidation of Oxygen- and Sulfur-Containing Compounds.
Oxidative Dehalogenation and Dealkylation of Organometallics.
Oxidations Catalyzed by Various Oxidases and Monooxygenases.
Reactions Catalyzed by Peroxidases.
Oxidation of Mercury, Silicon, Phosphorus, Arsenic, Selenium, and Halogens.
Reductions Catalyzed by Cytochrome P450 and Other Oxidoreductases.
Various Enzymatic and Nonenzymatic Reactions.
Conclusion and Outlook.

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