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The Resource Biochemistry for dummies, by John T. Moore, EdD and Richard Langley, PhD

Biochemistry for dummies, by John T. Moore, EdD and Richard Langley, PhD

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Biochemistry for dummies
Title
Biochemistry for dummies
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by John T. Moore, EdD and Richard Langley, PhD
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Language
eng
Summary
  • "This friendly guide presents an easy-to-follow overview of the material covered in a typical college-level biochemistry course"--Page 4 of cover
  • Are you baffled by biochemistry? If so here's the good news? you don't have to stay that way! Biochemistry For Dummies shows you how to get a handle on biochemistry, apply the science, raise your grades, and prepare yourself to ace any standardized test. This friendly, unintimidating guide presents an overview of the material covered in a typical college-level biochemistry course and makes the subject easy to understand and accessible to everyone. From cell ultrastructure and carbohydrates to amino acids, proteins, and supramolecular structure, you'll identify biochemical structures and reactions, and send your grades soaring--
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1947-
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Moore, John T.
Dewey number
572
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP514.2
LC item number
.M66
Literary form
non fiction
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Langley, Richard
Series statement
For dummies
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Biochemistry
Label
Biochemistry for dummies, by John T. Moore, EdD and Richard Langley, PhD
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Includes index
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31223136438760
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Setting the stage: basic biochemistry concepts -- Biochemistry : What you need to know and why -- Seems so basic : Water chemistry and pH -- Fun with carbon : Organic chemistry -- pt. II. The meat of biochemistry: proteins -- Amino acids : The building blocks of protein -- Protein structure and function -- Enzyme kinetics : Getting there faster -- pt. III. Carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids, and more -- What we crave : Carbohydrates -- Lipids and membranes -- Nucleic acids and the code of life -- Vitamins : Both simple and complex -- Hormones : The body's messengers -- pt. IV. Bioenergetics and pathways -- Life and energy -- ATP : The body's monetary system -- Smelly biochemistry : Nitrogen in biological systems -- pt. V. Genetics: why we are what we are -- Photocopying DNA -- Transcribe this! RNA transcription -- Translation : Protein synthesis -- pt. VI. The part of tens -- Ten great applications of biochemistry -- Ten biochemistry careers
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xvi, 340 pages
Isbn
9781118021743
Lccn
2011930309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)697774569
Label
Biochemistry for dummies, by John T. Moore, EdD and Richard Langley, PhD
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bar code
31223136438760
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Setting the stage: basic biochemistry concepts -- Biochemistry : What you need to know and why -- Seems so basic : Water chemistry and pH -- Fun with carbon : Organic chemistry -- pt. II. The meat of biochemistry: proteins -- Amino acids : The building blocks of protein -- Protein structure and function -- Enzyme kinetics : Getting there faster -- pt. III. Carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids, and more -- What we crave : Carbohydrates -- Lipids and membranes -- Nucleic acids and the code of life -- Vitamins : Both simple and complex -- Hormones : The body's messengers -- pt. IV. Bioenergetics and pathways -- Life and energy -- ATP : The body's monetary system -- Smelly biochemistry : Nitrogen in biological systems -- pt. V. Genetics: why we are what we are -- Photocopying DNA -- Transcribe this! RNA transcription -- Translation : Protein synthesis -- pt. VI. The part of tens -- Ten great applications of biochemistry -- Ten biochemistry careers
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xvi, 340 pages
Isbn
9781118021743
Lccn
2011930309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)697774569

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