Principles of Biochemistry: Problems and Solutions

Principles of Biochemistry: Problems and Solutions

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This is a supplementary text to "Principles of Biochemistry". It provides a set of problems and solutions presented in order of increasing difficulty. The solutions, not merely correct answers, are carefully constructed, step-by-step explanations designed to lead to understanding.show more

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  • Paperback | 150 pages
  • 210.82 x 274.32 x 10.16mm | 294.83g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 013042417X
  • 9780130424174

Table of contents

Introduction - the cells of living organisms. Part 1 Structures and functions of biomolecules: water, amino acids and the primary structures of proteins; proteins - three-dimensional structure and function; enzymes; mechanisms of enzymes; co-enzymes; carbohydrates; lipids and biological membranes; nucleotides and nucleic acids. Part 2 Metabolism and bioenergetics: bioenergetics - ATP and other energy-rich metabolites; glycolysis; the citric acid cycle and glyoxylate cycle; oxidative phosphorylation; glycogen metabolism; gluconeogenesis and the pentose phosphate pathway; photosynthesis; fatty acid metabolism; amino acid metabolism; metabolism of necleotides. Part 3 Biological information flow: DNA replication and repair; transcription and processing of RNA; protein synthesis.show more