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Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry 5 Unbnd Edition
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I would suggest this book to anybody who wants to learn biochemistry at a discussable level, quickly.
Principles of Biochemistry
David L. Nelson
Michael M. Cox
W. H. Freeman, Hardback, Fifth edition, 2008.
4to. xxix, 1158 pp., G-17, C-8, A-4, AS-35, I-41.
Fifth edition first published in 2008.
Contents [somewhat in brief, necessarily]
About the authors
A Note on the Nature of Science
1. The Foundations of Biochemistry
1.1. Cellular Foundations
1.2. Chemical Foundations
1.3. Physical Foundations
1.4. Genetic Foundations
1.5. Evolutionary Foundations
I. STRUCTURE AND CATALYSIS
2.1. Weak Interactions in Aqueous Solution
2.2. Ionization of Water, Weak Acids, and Weak Bases
2.3. Buffering against pH Changes in Biological systems
2.4. Water as a Reactant
2.5. The Fitness of the Aqueous Environment for Living Organisms
3. Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins
3.1. Amino Acids
3.2. Peptides and Proteins
3.3. Working with Proteins
3.4. The Structure of Proteins: Primary Structure
4. The Three-Dimensional Structure of Proteins
4.1. Overview of Protein Structure
4.2. Protein Secondary Structure
4.3. Protein Tertiary and Quaternary Structures
4.4. Protein Denaturation and Folding
5. Protein Function
5.1. Reversible Binding of a Protein to a Ligand: Oxygen-Binding Proteins
5.2. Complementary Interactions between Proteins and Ligands: The Immune System and Immunoglobulins
5.3. Protein Interactions Modulated by Chemical Energy: Actin, Myosin, and Molecular Motors
6.1. An Introduction to Enzymes
6.2. How Enzymes Work
6.3. Enzyme Kinetics as an Approach to Understanding Mechanism
6.4.Read more ›
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Good Book easy to read nicely laid out not much different from the 6th edition.Published 2 months ago by Pedro
literally the bible of biochemistry. Highly recommended to those in undergrad. Also a good reference book in grad school.Published 7 months ago by Weegee
huge book. if you're a biochem major, you should attempt to use this book at some point in your education. it's massive though.Published 7 months ago by AD
Probably the only reason I made it through Biochemistry was this textbook. The one that was required for class (Biochemistry:A Short Course) was hardly useful. Read morePublished 8 months ago by sarah