Biochemistry with Companion Website (4th edition)

Biochemistry with Companion Website (4th edition)

By: Dean Ramsay Appling (author), Spencer J. Anthony-Cahill (author), Christopher K. Mathews (author), Kensal E. van Holde (author)Paperback

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The fourth edition of Biochemistry preserves the clear writing, strong physical chemistry background, and the use of the "Tools of Biochemistry" feature to underscore the experimental nature of biochemistry. This edition has been comprehensively and consistently updated to present the current developments in a rapidly evolving field.

Contents

Part I The Realm of Biochemistry Chapter 1 The Scope of Biochemistry Chapter 2 The Matrix of Life: Weak Interactions in an Aqueous Environment Chapter 3 The Energetics of Life Part II Molecular Architecture of Living Matter Chapter 4 Nucleic Acids Chapter 5 Introduction to Proteins: The Primary Level of Protein StructureChapter 6 The Three-Dimensional Structure of ProteinsChapter 7 Protein Function and EvolutionChapter 8 Proteins in Motion: Contractile Systems and Molecular MotorsChapter 9 Carbohydrates: Sugars, Saccharides, GlycansChapter 10 Lipids, Membranes, and Cellular Transportation Part III Dynamics of Life: Catalysis and Control of Biochemical ReactionsChapter 11 Enzymes: Biological Catalysts Chapter 12 Chemical Logic of Metabolism Part IV Dynamics of Life: Energy, Biosynthesis, and Utilization of PrecursorsChapter 13 Carbohydrate Metabolism: Glycolysis, Gluconeogenesis, Glycogen Metabolism, and the Pentose Phosphate PathwayChapter 14 Citric Acid Cycle and Glyoxylate Cycle Chapter 15 Electron Transport, Oxidative Phosphorylation, and Oxygen Metabolism Chapter 16 Photosynthesis Chapter 17 Lipid Metabolism I: Fatty Acids, Triacylglycerols, and Lipoproteins Chapter 18 Interorgan and Intracellular Coordination of Energy Metabolism in VertebratesChapter 19 Lipid Metabolism II: Membrane Lipids, Steroids, Isoprenoids, and EicosanoidsChapter 20 Metabolism of Nitrogenous Compounds: Principles of Biosynthesis, Utilization, and TurnoverChapter 21 Metabolism of Nitrogenous Compounds: Amino Acids, Porphyrins, and NeurotransmittersChapter 22 Nucleotide MetabolismChapter 23 Mechanisms of Signal Transduction Part V Information Chapter 24 Genes, Genomes, and ChromosomeChapter 25 DNA ReplicationChapter 26 DNA Restructuring: Repair, Recombination, Rearrangement, AmplificationChapter 27 Information Readout: Transcription and Post-transcriptional ProcessingChapter 28 Information Decoding: Translation and Post-translational Protein ProcessingChapter 29 Regulation of Gene Expression Answers to ProblemsGlossaryIndex

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  • ISBN13: 9780132806411
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9780132806411
  • weight: 2758
  • ISBN10: 013280641X
  • edition: 4th edition

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