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BIOS Instant Notes in Biochemistry

4th Edition

By David Hames, Nigel Hooper

Taylor & Francis

478 pages | 297 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9780415608459
pub: 2011-03-31
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BIOS Instant Notes in Biochemistry, Fourth Edition, is the perfect text for undergraduates looking for a concise introduction to the subject, or a study guide to use before examinations. Each topic begins with a summary of essential facts-an ideal revision checklist-followed by a description of the subject that focuses on core information, with clear, simple diagrams that are easy for students to understand and recall in essays and exams.  

BIOS Instant Notes in Biochemistry, Fourth Edition, is fully up-to-date and covers:

  • Cells
  • Amino acids and proteins
  • Studying proteins
  • Enzymes
  • Membranes and cell signalling
  • DNA structure and replication
  • RNA synthesis and processing
  • Protein synthesis
  • Recombinant DNA technology
  • Carbohydrate metabolism
  • Lipid metabolism
  • Respiration and energy
  • Nitrogen metabolism

Table of Contents

A. Cells B. Amino acids and proteins C. Studying proteins D. Enzymes E. Membranes and cell signaling F. DNA structure and replication G. RNA synthesis and processing H. Protein synthesis I. Recombinant DNA technology J. Carbohydrate metabolism K. Lipid metabolism L. Respiration and energy M. Nitrogen metabolism

About the Series

Instant Notes

The Instant Notes series provides concise coverage of each subject, providing easy access to essential information. Each book:

  • focuses on core information
  • enables the reader to grasp the subject quickly and easily
  • offers a structural approach to learning
  • provides the essential facts with detailed explanations and clear illustrations.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biochemistry
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biochemistry
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Molecular Biology