Instant Notes in Biochemistry

3rd Edition

By David Hames, Nigel Hooper

© 2006 – Taylor & Francis

460 pages | 285 B/W Illus.

Comp Exam Copy

About the Book

A major update of the highly popular second edition, with changes in the content and organisation that reflect advances in the subject. New and expanded topics include cytoskeleton, molecular motors, bioimaging, biomembranes, cell signalling, protein structure, and enzyme regulation. As with the first two editions, the third edition of Instant Notes in Biochemistry provides the essential facts of biochemistry with detailed explanations and clear illustrations.

Table of Contents

A. Cell Structure and Imaging. B. Amino Acids and Proteins. C. Enzymes. D. Antibodies. E. Biomembranes and Cell Signalling. F. DNA Structure and Replication. G. Transcription and RNA Processing. H. Protein Synthesis. I. Recombinant DNA Technology. J. Carbohydrate Metabolism. K. Lipid Metabolism. L. Respiration and Energy. M. Nitrogen Metabolism.

About the Authors

Dr David Hames, School of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Leeds, UK

Professor Nigel Hooper, School of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Leeds, UK

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:
SCI007000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biochemistry
SCI049000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Molecular Biology