Harper's illustrated biochemistry / Victor W. Rodwell.

By: Rodwell, Victor W [author.]Contributor(s): Bender, David A [author.] | Botham, Kathleen M [author.] | Kennelly, Peter J [author.] | Weil, P. Anthony [author.]Copyright date: New York : McGraw-Hill Education, ©2018Edition: Thirty-first editionDescription: x, 789 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781259837937; 1259837939Subject(s): Biochemistry | Clinical biochemistry | Biochemistry | Metabolism | Molecular BiologyDDC classification: 612/.015 LOC classification: QP 514.2 | .H37 2018NLM classification: QU 34
Contents:
Section I: Structures & Functions of Proteins & Enzymes -- Chapter 1: Biochemistry & Medicine -- Chapter 2: Water & pH -- Chapter 3: Amino Acids & Peptides -- Chapter 4: Proteins: Determination of Primary Structure -- Chapter 5: Proteins: Higher Orders of Structure -- Section II: Enzymes: Kinetics, Mechanism, Regulation, & Role of Transition Metals -- Chapter 6: Proteins: Myoglobin & Hemoglobin -- Chapter 7: Enzymes: Mechanism of Action -- Chapter 8: Enzymes: Kinetics -- Chapter 9: Enzymes: Regulation of Activities -- Chapter 10: The Biochemical Roles of Transition Metals -- Section III: Bioenergetics -- Chapter 11: Bioenergetics: The Role of ATP -- Chapter 12: Biologic Oxidation -- Chapter 13: The Respiratory Chain & Oxidative Phosphorylation -- Section IV: Metabolism of Carbohydrates -- Chapter 14: Overview of Metabolism & the Provision of Metabolic Fuels -- Chapter 15: Carbohydrates of Physiological Significance -- Chapter 16: The Citric Acid Cycle: The Central Pathway of Carbohydrate, Lipid, & Amino Acid Metabolism -- Chapter 17: Glycolysis & the Oxidation of Pyruvate -- Chapter 18: Metabolism of Glycogen -- Chapter 19: Gluconeogenesis & the Control of Blood Glucose -- Chapter 20: The Pentose Phosphate Pathway & Other Pathways of Hexose Metabolism -- Section V: Metabolism of Lipids -- Chapter 21: Lipids of Physiologic Significance -- Chapter 22: Oxidation of Fatty Acids: Ketogenesis -- Chapter 23: Biosynthesis of Fatty Acids & Eicosanoids -- Chapter 24: Metabolism of Acylglycerols & Sphingolipids -- Chapter 25: Lipid Transport & Storage -- Chapter 26: Cholesterol Synthesis, Transport, & Excretion -- Section VI: Metabolism of Proteins & Amino Acids -- Chapter 27: Biosynthesis of the Nutritionally Nonessential Amino Acids -- Chapter 28: Catabolism of Proteins & of Amino Acid Nitrogen -- Chapter 29: Catabolism of the Carbon Skeletons of Amino Acids -- Chapter 30: Conversion of Amino Acids to Specialized Products -- Chapter 31: Porphyrins & Bile Pigments -- Section VII: Structure, Function, & Replication of Informational Macromolecules -- Chapter 32: Nucleotides -- Chapter 33: Metabolism of Purine & Pyrimidine Nucleotides -- Chapter 34: Nucleic Acid Structure & Function -- Chapter 35: DNA Organization, Replication, & Repair -- Chapter 36: RNA Synthesis, Processing, & Modification -- Chapter 37: Protein Synthesis & the Genetic Code -- Chapter 38: Regulation of Gene Expression -- Chapter 39: Molecular Genetics, Recombinant DNA, & Genomic Technology -- Section VIII: Biochemistry of Extracellular & Intracellular Communication -- Chapter 40: Membranes: Structure & Function -- Chapter 41: The Diversity of the Endocrine System -- Chapter 42: Hormone Action & Signal Transduction -- Section IX: Special Topics (A) -- Chapter 43: Nutrition, Digestion, & Absorption -- Chapter 44: Micronutrients: Vitamins & Minerals -- Chapter 45: Free Radicals & Antioxidant Nutrients -- Chapter 46: Glycoproteins -- Chapter 47: Metabolism of Xenobiotics -- Chapter 48: Clinical Biochemistry -- Section X: Special Topics (B) -- Chapter 49: Intracellular Traffic & Sorting of Proteins -- Chapter 50: The Extracellular Matrix -- Chapter 51: Muscle & the Cytoskeleton -- Chapter 52: Plasma Proteins & Immunoglobulins -- Chapter 53: Red Blood Cells -- Chapter 54: White Blood Cells -- Section XI: Special Topics (C) -- Chapter 55: Hemostasis & Thrombosis -- Chapter 56: Cancer: An Overview -- Chapter 57: The Biochemistry of Aging -- Chapter 58: Biochemical Case Histories -- The Answer Bank
Summary: "The thirty-first edition of Harper's Illustrated Biochemistry continues to emphasize the link between biochemistry and the understanding of disease states, disease pathology, and the practice of medicine. Featuring a full-color presentation and numerous medically relevant examples, Harper's presents a clear, succinct review of the fundamentals of biochemistry that every student must understand in order to succeed in medical school"-- Provided by publisher
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QP 514.2 .H37 2018 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) c.1 Available 014719
Reserved Book Medical Center Library
Reserve Medicine
QP 514.2 .H37 2018 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) c.2 Available 014720

Includes bibliographical references and index

Section I: Structures & Functions of Proteins & Enzymes -- Chapter 1: Biochemistry & Medicine -- Chapter 2: Water & pH -- Chapter 3: Amino Acids & Peptides -- Chapter 4: Proteins: Determination of Primary Structure -- Chapter 5: Proteins: Higher Orders of Structure -- Section II: Enzymes: Kinetics, Mechanism, Regulation, & Role of Transition Metals -- Chapter 6: Proteins: Myoglobin & Hemoglobin -- Chapter 7: Enzymes: Mechanism of Action -- Chapter 8: Enzymes: Kinetics -- Chapter 9: Enzymes: Regulation of Activities -- Chapter 10: The Biochemical Roles of Transition Metals -- Section III: Bioenergetics -- Chapter 11: Bioenergetics: The Role of ATP -- Chapter 12: Biologic Oxidation -- Chapter 13: The Respiratory Chain & Oxidative Phosphorylation -- Section IV: Metabolism of Carbohydrates -- Chapter 14: Overview of Metabolism & the Provision of Metabolic Fuels -- Chapter 15: Carbohydrates of Physiological Significance -- Chapter 16: The Citric Acid Cycle: The Central Pathway of Carbohydrate, Lipid, & Amino Acid Metabolism -- Chapter 17: Glycolysis & the Oxidation of Pyruvate -- Chapter 18: Metabolism of Glycogen -- Chapter 19: Gluconeogenesis & the Control of Blood Glucose -- Chapter 20: The Pentose Phosphate Pathway & Other Pathways of Hexose Metabolism -- Section V: Metabolism of Lipids -- Chapter 21: Lipids of Physiologic Significance -- Chapter 22: Oxidation of Fatty Acids: Ketogenesis -- Chapter 23: Biosynthesis of Fatty Acids & Eicosanoids -- Chapter 24: Metabolism of Acylglycerols & Sphingolipids -- Chapter 25: Lipid Transport & Storage -- Chapter 26: Cholesterol Synthesis, Transport, & Excretion -- Section VI: Metabolism of Proteins & Amino Acids -- Chapter 27: Biosynthesis of the Nutritionally Nonessential Amino Acids -- Chapter 28: Catabolism of Proteins & of Amino Acid Nitrogen -- Chapter 29: Catabolism of the Carbon Skeletons of Amino Acids -- Chapter 30: Conversion of Amino Acids to Specialized Products -- Chapter 31: Porphyrins & Bile Pigments -- Section VII: Structure, Function, & Replication of Informational Macromolecules -- Chapter 32: Nucleotides -- Chapter 33: Metabolism of Purine & Pyrimidine Nucleotides -- Chapter 34: Nucleic Acid Structure & Function -- Chapter 35: DNA Organization, Replication, & Repair -- Chapter 36: RNA Synthesis, Processing, & Modification -- Chapter 37: Protein Synthesis & the Genetic Code -- Chapter 38: Regulation of Gene Expression -- Chapter 39: Molecular Genetics, Recombinant DNA, & Genomic Technology -- Section VIII: Biochemistry of Extracellular & Intracellular Communication -- Chapter 40: Membranes: Structure & Function -- Chapter 41: The Diversity of the Endocrine System -- Chapter 42: Hormone Action & Signal Transduction -- Section IX: Special Topics (A) -- Chapter 43: Nutrition, Digestion, & Absorption -- Chapter 44: Micronutrients: Vitamins & Minerals -- Chapter 45: Free Radicals & Antioxidant Nutrients -- Chapter 46: Glycoproteins -- Chapter 47: Metabolism of Xenobiotics -- Chapter 48: Clinical Biochemistry -- Section X: Special Topics (B) -- Chapter 49: Intracellular Traffic & Sorting of Proteins -- Chapter 50: The Extracellular Matrix -- Chapter 51: Muscle & the Cytoskeleton -- Chapter 52: Plasma Proteins & Immunoglobulins -- Chapter 53: Red Blood Cells -- Chapter 54: White Blood Cells -- Section XI: Special Topics (C) -- Chapter 55: Hemostasis & Thrombosis -- Chapter 56: Cancer: An Overview -- Chapter 57: The Biochemistry of Aging -- Chapter 58: Biochemical Case Histories -- The Answer Bank

"The thirty-first edition of Harper's Illustrated Biochemistry continues to emphasize the link between biochemistry and the understanding of disease states, disease pathology, and the practice of medicine. Featuring a full-color presentation and numerous medically relevant examples, Harper's presents a clear, succinct review of the fundamentals of biochemistry that every student must understand in order to succeed in medical school"-- Provided by publisher

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