This note covers the following
topics: Amino acids and proteins, Properties of proteins in solutions, Blood
proteins, Nucleic acids, Carbohydrates, Phospholipids, steroids and fat-soluble
vitamins, Enzymes, Digestive tract enzymes, The enzymatic reaction maximum
velocity and the Michaelis constant, Enzymatic activity, Competitive and
non-competitive inhibition, Oxidative decarboxylation of pyruvate, Glutaminase,
Glycogen synthesis and degradation, Synthesis and degradation of starch,
Catalase, Protein nitrogen, amino acid transamination, Biochemical
This book contains an overview focusing on the
research area of proteins, enzymes, cellular mechanisms and chemical compounds
used in relevant approaches. The book deals with basic issues and some of the
recent developments in biochemistry. Topics covered includes: Protein
Flexibility and Coiled-Coil Propensity, Peptides and Peptidomimetics as Tools to
Probe Protein-Protein Interactions – Disruption of HIV-1 gp41 Fusion Core and
Fusion Inhibitor Design, Profilin, and Vascular Diseases, E. coli Alpha
Hemolysin and Properties, Human ER alpha and ER beta Splice Variants, GPCRs and G Protein
Activation, Carbonic Anhydrase and Heavy Metals, Enzymology of Bacterial Lysine
Biosynthesis, Glucose Metabolism and Cancer, Modulation of EAAC1, Mechanism of
Cargo Recognition During Selective Autophagy, Cholesterol.
Medical biochemistry is an essential component of curriculum for all
categories of health professionals. This lecture note on Medical biochemistry
integrates and summarizes the essentials of the core subject. Topics covered
includes: Enzymes, Carbohydrate Metabolism, Integrative Metabolism
Bioenergetics, Lipid Metabolism, Amino acids and Proteins, Vitamins and
Coenzymes, Miniral Metabolism, Hormones, Molecular Genetics.
Author(s): The Carter Center, the Ethiopia Ministry of
This book covers the
following topics: Glycolysis, Gluconeogenesis, Glycogenolysis and
Glycogenesis, Mitochondria, Tricarboxylic Acid Cycle, Respiratory Chain,
and Oxidative Phosphorylation, Pathways of Carbohydrate Metabolism.
This is an interactive
multimedia version of the book Concepts in Biochemistry. The dynamic
instructional resources featured are intended to supplement and extended the
critical concepts presented in the Boyers textbook.
This book provides important aspects of sustainable degradation of
lignocellulosic biomass which has a pivotal role for the economic production of
several value-added products and biofuels with safe environment. Different
pretreatment techniques and enzymatic hydrolysis process along with the
characterization of cell wall components have been discussed broadly.
Author(s): Anuj K. Chandel and Silvio Silverio da
This note covers the
following topics: Amino Acid: Basic structure and peptide bond, Protein:
Hemoglobulin and quaternary structure, Enzyme, Nucleic Acid: Structure of
nucleotides, Denaturation and renaturation of DNA and mRNA transcription and
This note explains the advanced treatment of the biochemical
mechanisms that underlie biological processes. Topics include are macromolecular
machines for energy and force transduction, regulation of biosynthetic and
degradative pathways, Cholesterol biosynthesis and the structure and function of
Author(s): Prof. Joanne Stubbe and Prof.