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The Resource Biochemistry and molecular biology, William H. Elliott, Daphne C. Elliott

Biochemistry and molecular biology, William H. Elliott, Daphne C. Elliott

Label
Biochemistry and molecular biology
Title
Biochemistry and molecular biology
Statement of responsibility
William H. Elliott, Daphne C. Elliott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Elliott, William H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Elliott, Daphne C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular biology
Label
Biochemistry and molecular biology, William H. Elliott, Daphne C. Elliott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 1997." -- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Diseases and medically relevant topics
  • Pt. 1.
  • Basic concepts of life
  • 1.
  • basic molecular themes of life.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Cells and viruses.
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • Energy considerations in biochemistry.
  • p. 27
  • Pt. 2.
  • Structure and function of proteins and membranes
  • 4.
  • structure of proteins.
  • p. 47
  • 5.
  • Methods in protein investigation.
  • p. 74
  • 6.
  • Enzymes.
  • p. 90
  • 7.
  • cell membrane and membrane proteins.
  • p. 105
  • 8.
  • Muscle contraction, the cytoskeleton, and molecular motors.
  • p. 130
  • Pt. 3.
  • Metabolism
  • 9.
  • Food digestion, absorption, distribution to the tissues, and appetite control.
  • p. 151
  • 10.
  • Biochemical mechanisms involved in transport, storage, and mobilization of dietary components.
  • p. 168
  • 11.
  • Principles of energy release from food.
  • p. 184
  • 12.
  • Glycolysis, the citric acid cycle, and the electron transport system : reactions involved in these pathways.
  • p. 196
  • 13.
  • Energy release from fat.
  • p. 226
  • 14.
  • synthesis of fat and related compounds.
  • p. 233
  • 15.
  • Synthesis of glucose (gluconeogenesis).
  • p. 247
  • 16.
  • Strategies for metabolic control and their application to carbohydrate and fat metabolism.
  • p. 255
  • 17.
  • Why should there be an alternative pathway of glucose oxidation? : the pentose phosphate pathway.
  • p. 279
  • 18.
  • Raising electrons of water back up the energy scale - photosynthesis.
  • p. 285
  • 19.
  • Amino acid metabolism.
  • p. 295
  • 20.
  • Enzymic protective mechanisms in the body.
  • p. 312
  • 21.
  • Nucleotide synthesis and metabolism.
  • p. 324
  • Pt. 4.
  • Information storage and utilization
  • 22.
  • DNA and genomes.
  • p. 341
  • 23.
  • DNA synthesis, repair, and recombination.
  • p. 356
  • 24.
  • Gene transcription and control.
  • p. 380
  • 25.
  • Protein synthesis and controlled protein breakdown.
  • p. 408
  • 26.
  • Protein targeting - how proteins are delivered to their cellular destinations.
  • p. 432
  • 27.
  • Signal transduction.
  • p. 452
  • 28.
  • Manipulating DNA and genes.
  • p. 482
  • Pt. 5.
  • immune system, cell cycle, apoptosis, and cancer
  • 29.
  • immune system.
  • p. 509
  • 30.
  • Cell cycle control, apoptosis, and cancer.
  • p. 524
  • Index of diseases and medically relevant topics
Control code
l82005273702
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 582 p.
Isbn
9780199271993
Lccn
2005273702
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
Biochemistry and molecular biology, William H. Elliott, Daphne C. Elliott
Publication
Note
"First published in 1997." -- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Diseases and medically relevant topics
  • Pt. 1.
  • Basic concepts of life
  • 1.
  • basic molecular themes of life.
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Cells and viruses.
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • Energy considerations in biochemistry.
  • p. 27
  • Pt. 2.
  • Structure and function of proteins and membranes
  • 4.
  • structure of proteins.
  • p. 47
  • 5.
  • Methods in protein investigation.
  • p. 74
  • 6.
  • Enzymes.
  • p. 90
  • 7.
  • cell membrane and membrane proteins.
  • p. 105
  • 8.
  • Muscle contraction, the cytoskeleton, and molecular motors.
  • p. 130
  • Pt. 3.
  • Metabolism
  • 9.
  • Food digestion, absorption, distribution to the tissues, and appetite control.
  • p. 151
  • 10.
  • Biochemical mechanisms involved in transport, storage, and mobilization of dietary components.
  • p. 168
  • 11.
  • Principles of energy release from food.
  • p. 184
  • 12.
  • Glycolysis, the citric acid cycle, and the electron transport system : reactions involved in these pathways.
  • p. 196
  • 13.
  • Energy release from fat.
  • p. 226
  • 14.
  • synthesis of fat and related compounds.
  • p. 233
  • 15.
  • Synthesis of glucose (gluconeogenesis).
  • p. 247
  • 16.
  • Strategies for metabolic control and their application to carbohydrate and fat metabolism.
  • p. 255
  • 17.
  • Why should there be an alternative pathway of glucose oxidation? : the pentose phosphate pathway.
  • p. 279
  • 18.
  • Raising electrons of water back up the energy scale - photosynthesis.
  • p. 285
  • 19.
  • Amino acid metabolism.
  • p. 295
  • 20.
  • Enzymic protective mechanisms in the body.
  • p. 312
  • 21.
  • Nucleotide synthesis and metabolism.
  • p. 324
  • Pt. 4.
  • Information storage and utilization
  • 22.
  • DNA and genomes.
  • p. 341
  • 23.
  • DNA synthesis, repair, and recombination.
  • p. 356
  • 24.
  • Gene transcription and control.
  • p. 380
  • 25.
  • Protein synthesis and controlled protein breakdown.
  • p. 408
  • 26.
  • Protein targeting - how proteins are delivered to their cellular destinations.
  • p. 432
  • 27.
  • Signal transduction.
  • p. 452
  • 28.
  • Manipulating DNA and genes.
  • p. 482
  • Pt. 5.
  • immune system, cell cycle, apoptosis, and cancer
  • 29.
  • immune system.
  • p. 509
  • 30.
  • Cell cycle control, apoptosis, and cancer.
  • p. 524
  • Index of diseases and medically relevant topics
Control code
l82005273702
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 582 p.
Isbn
9780199271993
Lccn
2005273702
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

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