Principles of Biochemistry / Edition 4

Principles of Biochemistry / Edition 4

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by Robert A Horton, Laurence A. Moran, Gray Scrimgeour, Marc Perry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131453068

ISBN-13: 9780131453067

Pub. Date: 06/29/2005

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This concise, introductory text focuses on the basic principles of biochemistry, filling the gap between the encyclopedic volumes and the cursory overview texts. Principles of Biochemistry, 4/e has a well-deserved reputation for being the most accurate biochemistry textbook in the market. Widely praised in its previous edition for currency, and clarity of…  See more details below

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This concise, introductory text focuses on the basic principles of biochemistry, filling the gap between the encyclopedic volumes and the cursory overview texts. Principles of Biochemistry, 4/e has a well-deserved reputation for being the most accurate biochemistry textbook in the market. Widely praised in its previous edition for currency, and clarity of exposition, the new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect recent changes in this dynamic discipline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131453067
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
06/29/2005
Edition description:
4TH
Pages:
896
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Biochemistry

Chapter 2 Water

Part Two Structure and Function

Chapter 3 Amino Acids and the Primary Structures of Proteins

Chapter 4 Proteins: Three-Dimensional Structure and Function

Chapter 5 Properties of Enzymes

Chapter 6 Mechanisms of Enzymes

Chapter 7 Coenzymes and Vitamins

Chapter 8 Carbohydrates

Chapter 9 Lipids and Membranes

PART THREE Metabolism and Bioenergetics

Chapter 10 Introduction to Metabolism

Chapter 11 Glycolysis

Chapter 12 Gluconeogenesis, The Pentose Phosphate Pathway, and Glycogen Metabolism

Chapter 13 The Citric Acid Cycle

Chapter 14 Electron Transport and ATP Synthesis

Chapter 15 Photosynthesis

Chapter 16 Lipid Metabolism

Chapter 17 Amino Acid Metabolism

Chapter 18 Nucleotide Metabolism

Part Four Biological Information Flow

Chapter 19 Nucleic Acids

Chapter 20 DNA Replication, Repair, and Recombination

Chapter 21 Transcription and RNA Processing

Chapter 22 Protein Synthesis

Chapter 23 Recombinant DNA Technology

Solutions

Illustrations and Credits

Glossary

Index

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Principles of Biochemistry 2.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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We use this book for our biochem class. And I must say that the authors have not done a very good job of explaining the 'principles'. I found authors borrowing from topics from future chapters. I would not recommend this book to any biochem student.