By Reginald H. Garrett
Carrying on with Garrett and Grisham's leading edge conceptual and organizing framework, "Essential Questions," BIOCHEMISTRY courses scholars via direction strategies in a manner that finds the sweetness and usability of biochemistry within the daily world.The book's balanced presentation has been streamlined for elevated readability and readability--and to make it extra fascinating to visible newcomers, this variation additionally contains new photographs and illustrations that express the subject material always through the textual content. New end-of-chapter difficulties, MCAT perform questions, and the remarkable text/media integration with the facility of CengageNOW around out this extraordinary package deal, giving scholars the instruments they should grasp path ideas and advance serious problem-solving talents they could draw upon lengthy after the direction ends.
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Other biomolecules must have the capacity to translate this information so that the organized structures essential to life are synthesized. Interactions between these structures are the processes of life. An orderly mechanism for abstracting energy from the environment must also exist in order to obtain the energy needed to drive these processes. What properties of biomolecules endow them with the potential for such remarkable qualities? 9 10 Chapter 1 The Facts of Life: Chemistry Is the Logic of Biological Phenomena Biological Macromolecules and Their Building Blocks Have a “Sense” or Directionality The macromolecules of cells are built of units—amino acids in proteins, nucleotides in nucleic acids, and carbohydrates in polysaccharides—that have structural polarity.
This book remains a legacy of Publisher John Vondeling, who originally recruited us to its authorship. We sense his presence still nurturing our book and we are grateful for it. Lisa Lockwood, our new publisher, has brought enthusiasm and an unwavering emphasis on student learning as the fundamental purpose of our collective endeavor. Sandi Kiselica, Senior Developmental Editor, is a biochemist in her own right. Her fascination with our shared discipline has given her a particular interest in our book and a singular purpose: to keep us focused on the matters at hand, the urgencies of the schedule, and limits of scale in a textbook’s dimensions.
The path of discovery by experimental research is often indirect, tortuous, and confounding before the truth is realized. Laboratory techniques lie at the heart of scientiﬁc inquiry, and many techniques of biochemistry are presented within these pages to foster a deeper understanding of the biochemical principles and concepts that they reveal. com/login. Preface The Fourth Edition Scientiﬁc understanding of the molecular nature of life is growing at an astounding rate. Signiﬁcantly, society is the prime beneﬁciary of this increased understanding.
Biochemistry (Fourth Edition, 2008) by Reginald H. Garrett