Principles of Biochemistry
Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006 - Science - 852 pages
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.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Introduction to Biochemistry
Structure and Function
27 other sections not shown
acetyl CoA active acyl allosteric amino acid amino acid residues aspartate bacteria base binding Biochem biochemistry biosynthesis called carbohydrate carboxyl cells CH2OH Chapter chemical citric acid cycle codon coenzymes coli complex compounds concentration conformation contain covalent cytochrome cytosol degradation dehydrogenase electron transport enzyme eukaryotic example fatty acids folding formation free energy change fructose genes Gibbs free energy gluconeogenesis glucose 6-phosphate glutamate glutamine glycogen glycolysis helices helix hemoglobin hydrogen bonds hydrolysis hydrophobic inhibition inhibitor interactions intermediate ionizable kinase lipids liver membrane metabolic mitochondria molecular mRNA NADH nitrogen nucleotides organisms oxaloacetate oxidation oxygen pair pathway peptide bond phosphate phosphorylation polypeptide chain prokaryotes protein proton purine pyruvate reaction catalyzed reduced regulated replication ribosome RNA polymerase Section sequence serine shown in Figure side chains species step strand structure substrate subunits synthesis synthetase tion transcription transfer tRNA water molecules zyme