Blueprints Notes & Cases--Biochemistry, Genetics, and Embryology / Edition 1

Blueprints Notes & Cases--Biochemistry, Genetics, and Embryology / Edition 1

by Annie Tan, Jonathan Li, Aaron B. Caughey
     
 

ISBN-10: 140510354X

ISBN-13: 9781405103541

Pub. Date: 07/15/2003

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

If you are wondering how the biochemistry principles you are studying will apply to real life patients, Blueprints Notes & Cases - Biochemistry, Genetics, and Embryology has just what you need - basic science concepts tied to clinical cases! This book offers high-yield, concise basic science content presented in a logical template. Each topic features a case

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If you are wondering how the biochemistry principles you are studying will apply to real life patients, Blueprints Notes & Cases - Biochemistry, Genetics, and Embryology has just what you need - basic science concepts tied to clinical cases! This book offers high-yield, concise basic science content presented in a logical template. Each topic features a case presentation followed by thought questions and a basic science review. Thumbnails and key points provide a quick review of the essential information. Multiple-choice questions at the end of each case allow you to test your knowledge. Use during your coursework to aid in understanding application of principles, then review again as you prep for exams.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405103541
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/15/2003
Series:
Blueprints Notes & Cases Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Reviewers
Preface
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Normal Ranges of Laboratory Values
IBiochemistry
Carbohydrate and Lipid Metabolism
1Glycolysis3
2TCA Cycle6
3Gluconeogenesis9
4Glycogen Synthesis and Degradation12
5Oxidative Phosphorylation15
6Fatty Acid Metabolism17
Steroid and Cholesterol Metabolism
7Steroid Biosynthesis21
8Cholesterol Synthesis24
9Cholesterol and Lipid Metabolism27
10Eicosanoid Biosynthesis31
Protein and Amino Acid Metabolism
11Homocystinuria34
12Pheylketonuria37
13Collagen Synthesis39
14Purine Metabolism42
15Acute Intermittent Porphyria45
16Urea Cycle47
Cell Signaling and Coenzymes
17IGF Receptor Signaling Pathway51
18T-cell Receptor Pathways53
19G-proteins and Adenylate Cyclase56
20Vitamin Function59
Answer Key65
IIGenetics
Mendelian Genetics
21Autosomal Dominant Inheritance69
22Autosomal Recessive Inheritance72
23X-linked Recessive Inheritance75
24X-linked Dominant Inheritance78
25Mitochondrial Inheritance80
26Variable Penetrance83
27Founder Effect86
Chromosomal Abnormalities
28Chromosome Structure89
29Translocation92
30Sex Chromosomes95
31Gene Dosage97
Molecular Genetics
32Genomic Imprinting99
33Viral Genetics102
34Gene Transcription and Translation106
35Immunoglobulin Genetics109
36Protein Structure and Function112
37DNA Repair115
38Cell Cycle117
Answer Key120
IIIEmbryology
39Embryonic Development123
40Fetal Development126
41Teratogens129
42Neural Development132
43Branchial Arch Anomalies135
44Cardiac Development139
45Pulmonary Development142
46Gastrointestinal Embryology145
47Renal Development148
Answer Key151
Answers153
Index167

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