Essentials of Biochemistry

by Pankaja Naik

The aim of this book is focussed on essential of biochemistry. Essentials of Biochemistry have been streamlined to focus on only the most essential biochemical concepts. This book consists of 35 chapters. This book covers the cell and membrane transport, carbohydrate chemistry, chemistry of lipids, chemistry of proteins, plasma proteins and immunoglobulin, enzymes, vitamins, chemistry of hemoglobin, chemistry of nucleic acids, biological oxidation, nutrients and their role in nutrition, carbohydrate metabolism, lipid metabolism, protein metabolism, integration of metabolism and metabolism in starvation, water metabolism, mineral metabolism, hemoglobin metabolism, purine and pyrimidine nucleotide metabolism, replication, transcription and translation, regulation of gene expression and mutation, genetic engineering, mechanism of hormone action, acid-base balance, organ function tests, radioisotopes in medicine, free radicals and antioxidants, detoxification (metabolism of xenobiotics), cancer, environment and health, biomedical waste management, connective tissue, muscle, neurotransmitters and laboratory investigation techniques. This book is clear, concise, and comprehensive and in full color, exam oriented ideal textbook for medical, dental, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, nursing and other health sciences students. Exam questions in the form of long answer questions (LAQs), short answer questions (SAQs), multiple choice questions (MCQs), and clinical case studies are also discussed in this book.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Naik Pankaja NDMVPS Medical College, Nashik (Maharashtra)
NDMVPS Medical College, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
MVPS Dr Vasantrao Pawar Medical College, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
SMBT Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789386150301
Speciality Biochemistry, MCQs and Self-assessment
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12934
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2017
Pages 524
Book Type Textbook


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