Fundamentals of Biochemistry: Life at the Molecular Level / Edition 3

Fundamentals of Biochemistry: Life at the Molecular Level / Edition 3

by Donald Voet, Judith G. Voet, Charlotte W. Pratt
     
 

Voet, Voet, and Pratt's Fundamentals of Biochemistry, challenges students to better understand the chemistry behind the biological structure and reactions occurring in living systems. The Third Edition continues this tradition, and additionally incorporates coverage of recent research and an expanded focus on preparing and supporting students throughout the course.

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Voet, Voet, and Pratt's Fundamentals of Biochemistry, challenges students to better understand the chemistry behind the biological structure and reactions occurring in living systems. The Third Edition continues this tradition, and additionally incorporates coverage of recent research and an expanded focus on preparing and supporting students throughout the course. With the addition of new conceptual assessment content to WileyPLUS (access to WileyPLUS not included), students have the opportunity to assess their conceptual understanding of key introductory biochemistry concepts and retrain themselves on their misconceptions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470228425
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/02/2008
Edition description:
Student
Pages:
360
Sales rank:
763,948
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.91(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction to the chemistry of life2
Ch. 2Water22
Ch. 3Nucleotides, nucleic acids, and genetic information40
Ch. 4Amino acids76
Ch. 5Proteins : primary structure94
Ch. 6Proteins : three-dimensional structure129
Ch. 7Protein function : myoglobin and hemoglobin181
Ch. 8Carbohydrates206
Ch. 9Lipids and biological membranes233
Ch. 10Membrane transport284
Ch. 11Enzymatic catalysis312
Ch. 12Enzyme kinetics, inhibition, and regulation357
Ch. 13Introduction to metabolism395
Ch. 14Glucose catabolism427
Ch. 15Glycogen metabolism and gluconeogenesis472
Ch. 16Citric acid cycle514
Ch. 17Electron transport and oxidative phosphorylation545
Ch. 18Photosynthesis590
Ch. 19Lipid metabolism627
Ch. 20Amino acid metabolism682
Ch. 21Mammalian fuel metabolism : integration and regulation743
Ch. 22Nucleotide metabolism787
Ch. 23Nucleic acid structure817
Ch. 24DNA replication, repair, and recombination867
Ch. 25Transcription and RNA processing919
Ch. 26Translation960
Ch. 27Regulation of gene expression1010
Ch. 28Protein function part II : cytoskeletal and motor proteins and antibodies1072
AppBioinformatics exercises1115
AppAnswers to bioinformatics exercises1124

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