HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Textbook of Biochemistry by Thomas M. Devlin
Loading...

Textbook of Biochemistry

by Thomas M. Devlin

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
591200,849 (4.33)None
None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Un ottimo testo di biochimica, orientato soprattutto agli studenti di medicina. Ho trovato qualche errore - ma tolgono pochissimo alla qualità del prodotto. Numerose e interessanti le correlazioni cliniche; gli argomenti sono spiegati con chiarezza e ricchezza di particolari senza perdere in compattezza e sinteticità. Richiede una certa dimestichezza con le conoscenze di base della biochimica (macromolecole, struttura della cellula, etc.), e dunque è poco adatto per chi è alle prime armi con la materia. ( )
  methotrexate | Sep 18, 2011 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (2)

Book description
This newly revised and updated fifth edition of Devlin’s Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations presents the biochemistry of mammalian cells, relates events at the cellular level to physiological processes in the whole animal, and cites examples of human diseases derived from aberrant biochemical processes.
This edition significantly expands the clinical correlation that highlight the significance of biochemistry to specific clinical problems. Full-color illustrations provide clear explanations for the concepts discussed, and end-of-chapter questions and answers act as challenging study material. Reorganized into five practical sections, Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations covers these topics and much more:
Structure of macromolecules–DNA, RNA, and protein structure

Information transmission–replication, transcription, protein synthesis, and control of gene expression

Functions of proteins–protein families, enzymes, membrane structure, and transport mechanisms

Metabolic pathways and their control–carbohydrate, lipid, amino acid, and nucleotide metabolism

Physiological processes–hormone and signal transduction, biochemistry of nervous tissue, muscle vision, coagulation and digestion, and principles of nutrition
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0470281731, Hardcover)

This book presents a clear and precise discussion of the biochemistry of eukaryotic cells, particularly those of mammalian tissues, relates biochemical events at a cellular level to the subsequent physiological processes in the whole animal, and cites examples of abnormal biochemical processes in human disease. The organization and content are tied together to provide students with the complete picture of biochemistry and how it relates to human diseases.

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:42:59 -0400)

(see all 8 descriptions)

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
9 wanted6 pay

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (4.33)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3
3.5
4 2
4.5
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 94,446,226 books! | Top bar: Always visible