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Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Author: Jeremy M Berg; John L Tymoczko; Lubert Stryer
Publisher: New York : W.H. Freeman, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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"Since its first edition in 1975, this extraordinary textbook has helped shape the way biochemistry is taught, offering exceptionally clear writing, innovative graphics, coverage of the latest research techniques and advances, and a signature emphasis on physiological and medical relevance. Those defining features are at the heart of this edition."--Publisher's website.
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Genre/Form: Educational tools (form)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy M Berg; John L Tymoczko; Lubert Stryer
ISBN: 0716787245 9780716787242 071676766X 9780716767664
OCLC Number: 61500079
Notes: Revised edition of: Biochemistry / Lubert Stryer.
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Biochemistry: an evolving science --
Protein composition and structure --
Exploring proteins and proteomes --
DNA, RNA, and the flow of genetic information --
Exploring genes and genomes --
Exploring evolution and bioinformatics --
Hemoglobin: portrait of a protein in action --
Enzymes: basic concepts and kinetics --
Catalytic strategies --
Regulatory strategies --
Carbohydrates --
Lipids and cell membranes --
Membrane channels and pumps --
Signal-transduction pathways --
Metabolism: basic concepts and design --
Glycolysis and gluconeogenesis --
The Citric acid cycle --
Oxidative phosphorylation --
The Light reactions of photosynthesis --
The Calvin cycle and the pentose phosphate pathway --
Glycogen metabolism --
Fatty acid metabolism --
Protein turnover and amino acid catabolism --
The Biosynthesis of amino acids --
Nucleotide biosynthesis --
The Biosynthesis of membrane lipids and steroids --
The Integration of metabolism --
DNA replication, repair, and recombination --
RNA synthesis and processing --
Protein synthesis --
The Control of gene expression --
Sensory systems --
The Immune system --
Molecular motors --
Drug development.
Responsibility: Jeremy M. Berg, John L. Tymoczko, Lubert Stryer.

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In 1975, Lubert Stryer's Biochemistry shaped the way the subject would be taught, conveying the excitement of the field with unique clarity and elegance. For the sixth edition of that benchmark work,  Read more...
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'An excellent textbook which combines basic principles of biochemistry with clinical situations and pathophysiology.' - J M Land - Clinical National Hospital London 'A superby presented book - in Read more...

 
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