Principles of Biochemistry

Principles of Biochemistry, 5th edition

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

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Principles of Biochemistry provides a concise introduction to fundamental concepts of biochemistry. The text focuses on principles and underlying themes of biochemistry to encourage and foster true understanding of the relationship between structure and function, instead of memorization.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2012

ISBN-13: 9780137522866

Subject: Chemistry

Category: Biochemistry One Semester

Table of contents

(NOTE: Each chapter concludes with Summary, Problems, and Selected Reading.)

1. Introduction to Biochemistry
2. Water

3. Amino Acids and the Primary Structures of Proteins
4. Proteins: Three-Dimensional Structure and Function
5. Properties of Enzymes
6. Mechanisms of Enzymes
7. Coenzymes and Vitamins
8. Carbohydrates
9. Lipids and Membranes

10. Introduction to Metabolism
11. Glycolysis
12. Gluconeogenesis, The Pentose Phosphate Pathway, and Glycogen Metabolism
13. The Citric Acid Cycle
14. Electron Transport and ATP Synthesis
15. Photosynthesis
16. Lipid Metabolism
17. Amino Acid Metabolism
18. Nucleotide Metabolism

19. Nucleic Acids
20. DNA Replication, Repair, and Recombination
21. Transcription and RNA Processing
22. Protein Synthesis

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