Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry

Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry

by Morris Hein
     
 

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Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry, Seventh Edition is the ideal text for science and allied-health majors. This new edition includes improved explanations, thoroughly updated sections covering cutting-edge developments and emerging technologies in biochemistry, and more of the popular "Chemistry in Action" sections. These examples range from the… See more details below

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Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry, Seventh Edition is the ideal text for science and allied-health majors. This new edition includes improved explanations, thoroughly updated sections covering cutting-edge developments and emerging technologies in biochemistry, and more of the popular "Chemistry in Action" sections. These examples range from the debate about the fat substitute olestra to the changing colors of autumn leaves.

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New edition of a text that presents chemistry in a clear manner that will stimulate students to further their scientific knowledge as they prepare for health science, nursing, and other careers. Hein and Leo R. Best (both of Mount San Antonio College), Scott Pattison (Ball State U.) and Susan Arena (U. of Illinois) present 35 chapters that discuss the discovery of nitinol, and the benefits and risks of science in our high-tech world; basic mathematics and the language of chemistry; chemical properties; basic atomic theory; nomenclature, composition of compounds, and reactions; modern atomic theory; the periodic table; organic chemistry; and biochemistry. Contains many color illustrations. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781118360538
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/17/2012
Series:
Wiley Desktop Editions Series
Edition description:
10th Edition WDE Reg Card
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.10(d)

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