This beautifully and consistently illustrated text gives students in an introductory course the most current presentation of biochemistry available. Written by a chemist and a biologist, the book presents biochemistry from balanced perspectives. Features: * Reorganisation of chapters resulting in a single text with some chapters eliminated, several shortened, and some combined. * New “Critical Developments in Biochemistry,” “Human Biochemistry” and “A Deeper Look” boxes include; A Fad Diet-Low Carbohydrates, High Protein, High Fat, Fool’s Gold and the Reductive Citric Acid Cycle-The First Metabolic Pathway?, Melittin-How to Sting Like a Bee, Telomeres- A timely End to Chromosomes, and Knockout Mice: A Method to Investigate the Essentiality of the Gene.
GARRETT AND GRISHAM