Ship-Ship-Hooray! Free Shipping on $25+ Details >
Biochemistry

Biochemistry - 2nd edition

Biochemistry - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780805339314

ISBN10: 0805339310

Biochemistry by K. E. Van Holde - ISBN 9780805339314
Edition: 2ND 96
Copyright: 1996
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Co.
Published: 1996
International: No
Biochemistry by K. E. Van Holde - ISBN 9780805339314

ISBN13: 9780805339314

ISBN10: 0805339310

Edition: 2ND 96

Other Editions of Biochemistry

Author Bio

Mathews, Christopher K. : Oregon State University

van Holde, K. E. : Oregon State University


Table of Contents

Table of Contents

I. THE REALM OF BIOCHEMISTSRY.

1. The Scope of Biochemistry.
2. The Matrix of Life: Weak Interactions in an AqueousEnvironment.
3. The Energetics of Life.


II. MOLECULAR ARCHITECTURE OF LIVING MATTER.

4. Nucleic Acids.
5. Introduction to Proteins: The Primary Level of ProteinStructure.
6. The Three-Dimensional Structure of Proteins.
7. Protein Function and Evolution.
8. Proteins in Motion: Contractile and Motile Systems.
9. Carbohydrates.
10. Lipids, Membranes, and Cellular Transport.


III. DYNAMICS OF LIFE: CATALYSIS AND CONTROL OF BIOCHEMICALREACTIONS.

11. Enzymes: Biological Catalysts.
12. Introduction to Metabolism.


IV. DYNAMICS OF LIFE: ENERGY, BIOSYNTHESIS, AND UTILIZATION OFPRECURSORS.

13. Carbohydrate Metabolism I: Anaerobic Processes in GeneratingMetabolic Energy.
14. Oxidative Processes: Citric Acid Cycle and Pentose PhosphatePathway.
15. Biological Oxidations, Electron Transport, and OxidativePhosphorylation.
16. Carbohydrate Metabolism II: Biosynthesis.
17. Photosynthesis.
18. Lipid Metabolism I: Fatty Acids, Triacylglycerols, andLipoproteins.
19. Lipid Metabolism II: Membrane Lipids, Steroids, Isoprenoids, andEicosanoids.
20. Metabolism of Nitrogenous Compounds: Principles of Biosynthesis,Utilization and Turnover.
21. Metabolism of Nitrogenous Compounds: Amino Acids, Porphyrins,and Neurotransmitters.
22. Nucleotide Metabolism.
23. Metabolic Coordination, Metabolic Control, and SignalTransduction.


V. INFORMATION.

24. Information Copying: Replication.
25. Information Restructuring: Restriction, Repair, Recombination,Rearrangement, Amplification.
26. Information Transfer: Transcription.
27. Information Decoding: Translation.
28. Eukayotic Genes and Their Expression.

Answers to Problems.
Glossary.
Index.

Other Editions of Biochemistry

Biochemistry - With CD by Christopher K. Mathews - ISBN 9780805330663
Top Arrow

Top