Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry / Edition 8

Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry / Edition 8

by Frederick A. Bettelheim, William H. Brown, Mary K. Campbell, Shawn O. Farrell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1133109764

ISBN-13: 9781133109761

Pub. Date: 01/01/2012

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This innovative partial version of INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL, ORGANIC, AND BIOCHEMISTRY gives students a solid foundation of the chemistry of the human body, consistently demonstrating that a strong background in molecular structure and properties leads to better understanding of biochemical interactions.

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This innovative partial version of INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL, ORGANIC, AND BIOCHEMISTRY gives students a solid foundation of the chemistry of the human body, consistently demonstrating that a strong background in molecular structure and properties leads to better understanding of biochemical interactions.

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ISBN-13:
9781133109761
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Series:
William H. Brown and Lawrence S. Brown Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Organic Chemistry. 2. Alkanes. 3. Alkenes and Alkynes. 4. Benzene and Its Derivatives. 5. Alcohols, Ethers, and Thiols. 6. Chirality: The Handedness of Molecules. 7. Acids and Bases. 8. Amines. 9. Aldehydes and Ketones 10. Carboxylic Acids. 11. Carboxylic Anhydrides, Esters, and Amides. 12. Carbohydrates. 13. Lipids. 14. Proteins. 15. Enzymes. 16. Chemical Communications: Neurotransmitters and Hormones. 17. Nucleotides, Nucleic Acids, and Heredity. 18. Gene Expression and Protein Synthesis. 19. Bioenergetics: How the Body Converts Food to Energy. 20. Specific Catabolic Pathways: Carbohydrate, Lipid, and Protein Metabolism. 21. Biosynthetic Pathways. 22. Nutrition. 23. Immunochemistry. 24. Body Fluids. (This chapter can be found on this book's companion website, which is accessible from www.cengage.com/chemistry/bettelheim) Appendix 1. Exponential Notation. Appendix 2. Significant Figures. Answers to In-Text and Odd-Numbered End-of-Chapter Problems. Glossary. Credits. Index.

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