Biomedical Chemistry: Current Trends and Developments
by Nuno Vale
Publisher: De Gruyter Open Ltd 2016
Number of pages: 350
'Biomedical Chemistry' provides readers with an understanding of how fundamental chemical concepts are used to combat some diseases. The authors explain the interdisciplinary relationship of chemistry with biology, physics, pharmacy and medicine.
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