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Alcoholic FermentationAlcoholic Fermentation
by Arthur Harden - Longmans, Green & Co. , 1914
In the following chapters, based on courses of lectures, an account is given of the work done on alcoholic fermentation since Buchner's epoch-making discovery of zymase, only in so far as it appears to throw light on the nature of that phenomenon.
(1104 views)

Principles of BiochemistryPrinciples of Biochemistry
- Wikibooks , 2011
Contents: Cell and its Biochemistry; Biomolecules; The Carbohydrates: Monosaccharides, Disaccharides and Polysaccharides; Glucose,Glycogen and Diabetes; Glycolysis; Water: The solvent of the cell; Nucleic acid; Chromosome and its structure; etc.
(3512 views)

Biochemistry: An introductionBiochemistry: An introduction
- Wikipedia , 2013
This collection of Wikipedia articles is intended to supplement a standard textbook of biochemistry. Students may find its explanations complement their texts for greater clarity. In some areas its information will extend past their texts.
(4626 views)

PhotosynthesisPhotosynthesis
by Zvy Dubinsky - InTech , 2013
While photosynthesis fuels all the life supporting processes and activities of all living creatures on Earth, from bacteria though mankind, it also created in the first place, our life supporting oxygenic atmosphere, and keeps maintaining it.
(1785 views)

Carbohydrates: Comprehensive Studies on Glycobiology and GlycotechnologyCarbohydrates: Comprehensive Studies on Glycobiology and Glycotechnology
by Chuan-Fa Chang (ed.) - InTech , 2012
Written by experts from the fields of chemistry, glycobiology, microbiology, immunology, botany, zoology, as well as biotechnology. In addition to the basic research, this book also offers much in the way of experiences, tools, and technologies.
(3137 views)

Molecular ConformationsMolecular Conformations
by Christopher Wood - BookBoon , 2010
The book introduces physical and biochemical concepts that determine the conformation of a protein. It starts by describing how DNA is converted into proteins and then continues with those factors that influence conformational change in a protein.
(2594 views)

Introduction to Clinical Biochemistry: Interpreting Blood ResultsIntroduction to Clinical Biochemistry: Interpreting Blood Results
by Graham Basten - BookBoon , 2011
This book is a concise introduction to the common blood tests and concepts used in pathology. It is aimed for undergraduate students reading medicine, nursing and midwifery and subjects allied to health such as Biomedical Science.
(6677 views)

Structural BiochemistryStructural Biochemistry
- Wikibooks , 2012
Structural biochemistry is a branch of the life sciences which combines biology, physics, and chemistry to study living organisms. Biochemistry involves studying the cells, and the functions of its components, since it focuses on biomolecules.
(8479 views)

Chemical BiologyChemical Biology
by Deniz Ekinci - InTech , 2012
Chemical biology utilizes chemical principles to modulate systems to either investigate the underlying biology or create new function. This book covers protein purification, enzymology, vitamins, antioxidants, biotransformation, gene delivery, etc.
(6221 views)

PhotosynthesisPhotosynthesis
by E. Rabinowitch, Govindjee - Wiley , 1970
Topics covered: Overall Chemistry of Photosynthesis; Energetics of Photosynthesis; Solar Energy and its Utilization; Structure and Composition of the Photosynthetic Apparatus; Action Spectrum and Quantum Yield of Photosynthesis; etc.
(3483 views)

The Photosynthesis of Carbon CompoundsThe Photosynthesis of Carbon Compounds
by Melvin Calvin, James Alan Bassham - W.A. Benjamin , 1962
In this book we review the evidence leading to the formulation of the carbon reduction cycle and discuss its quantitative importance. We describe as far as possible the biosynthetic pathways which we believe exist in the chloroplast.
(2894 views)

Practical Organic and BiochemistryPractical Organic and Biochemistry
by R. Plimmer - Longmans , 1918
This book gives a nearly complete statement of the whole subject. The essential points are illustrated by the practical experiments. The book is intended mainly for medical students, but it contains the essentials for all students of Biology.
(9403 views)

Multiscale Simulation Methods in Molecular SciencesMultiscale Simulation Methods in Molecular Sciences
by J. Grotendorst, N. Attig, S. Bluegel, D. Marx - Julich Supercomputing Centre , 2009
Coarse graining of molecular systems and solids, quantum/classical hybrid methods, embedding and multiple time step techniques, creating reactive potentials, multiscale magnetism, adaptive resolution ideas or hydrodynamic interactions are discussed.
(4785 views)

Kinetics for BioscientistKinetics for Bioscientist
by Peter Klappa - BookBoon , 2009
The subject of reaction kinetics includes analysis of how fast reactions occur, the predictions of concentrations of reactants and products and how reactions can be altered by changing conditions. The book introduces the concept of reaction kinetics.
(6664 views)

Micro- and Nano-Transport of BiomoleculesMicro- and Nano-Transport of Biomolecules
by David Bakewell - BookBoon , 2009
This ebook is generally intended for undergraduate students from chemical, life and physical sciences wanting to find out about the basic properties of biomolecules and how they can be transported in liquids on the micro- to nano-scale.
(8149 views)

GRE Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology Test Practice BookGRE Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology Test Practice Book
- Educational Testing Service , 2008
This free GRE practice book contains one actual, full-length GRE Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology Test and test-taking strategies. You can become familiar with test structure, content, test instructions and answering procedures.
(14202 views)

Biochemistry OnlineBiochemistry Online
by Henry Jakubowski , 2009
From the table of contents: introduction to biochemistry; lipid structure; protein structure; carbohydrates; DNA, genomics, and proteomics; binding; transport and kinetics; catalysis; oxidation/phosphorylation; signal transduction.
(29426 views)

Enzyme TechnologyEnzyme Technology
by Martin F. Chaplin, Christopher Bucke - Cambridge University Press , 1990
This textbook provides an authoritative guide to the principles and practice of the utilization of enzymes in biotechnology. Enzymes have increasingly important applications in the food and pharmaceutical industry, in medicine, and as biosensors.
(20162 views)

Essentials of GlycobiologyEssentials of Glycobiology
by Ajit Varki, et al. - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press , 2008
The book covers the general principles and describes the structure and biosynthesis, diversity, and function of glycans and their relevance to both normal physiologic processes and human disease. An important read for all biomedical scientists.
(9154 views)

Bioinorganic ChemistryBioinorganic Chemistry
by Bertini, Gray, Lippard, Valentine - University Science Books , 1994
This book covers material of a course in bioinorganic chemistry for graduate and advanced undergraduate students in chemistry or biochemistry. It should provide students with the background required to follow the research literature in the field.
(10650 views)

The Structures of LifeThe Structures of Life
- National Institutes of Health , 2007
This is a short and easy-to-read biochemistry book: proteins as the body's worker molecules, X-ray crystallography, NMR: magnets and radio waves, structure-based drug design: from the computer to the clinic, beyond drug design.
(9643 views)