This page has links to PDF lecture notes and slides on following topics related to Systems Microbiology : Early Earth/Microbial Evolution, Cell Structure/Function, Biological Energy Conservation, Microbial Growth, Metabolic Regulation, Virology, Information Flow in Biological Systems, Regulation of Cell Activity, Genetic Exchange in Bacteria, Experimental Evolution: Optimization of Metabolic Systems, Genomics, Metabolic Diversity, Microbial Ecology, Microbial Growth Control, Microbe-host Interactions, Immunology, Diagnostic Microbiology, Person-to-person Transmission, Epidemiology, Animal- and Arthropod-transmitted Diseases.
Author(s): Prof. David Schauer, Prof. Edward DeLong, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Biochemistry, as the name implies, is the chemistry of living organisms. It has its origin in chemistry and biology. It tries to explain life processes at molecular level. This PDF covers the following topics related to Biochemistry : Introduction, Plant Cell & Organelles, Proteins, Protein Metabolism, Secondary Metabolites.
Author(s): Amit Nagar
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: Conformation of biomolecules, structure and their relationship to biological activity, synthesis and degradation of major metabolites, Production and storage of energy, Biocatalysts and their application, Intercellular communication by hormones, Molecular events in gene expression and regulation.
Author(s): The Carter Center, The Ethiopia Ministry of Health
This note covers the following topics: Principles of development in biology, Early embryonic development, Later embryonic development, Ramifications of developmental biology.
Author(s): Scott F Gilbert
This book explains the following topics: General Principles, Saccharide Structure and Nomenclature, Evolution of Glycan Diversity, Protein Glycan Interactions, Exploring the Biological Roles of Glycans, Biosynthesis, Metabolism, and Function, N Glycans, Proteoglycans and Glycosaminoglycans, Nuclear and Cytoplasmic Glycosylation, Sialic Acids, Structures Common to Different Types of Glycans, Glycobiology of Plant Cells, Bacterial Polysaccharides, Proteins That Recognize Glycans, Microbial Carbohydrate-binding Proteins, Plant Lectins, Glycans in Genetic Disorders and Disease, Methods and Applications.
Author(s): Ajit Varki,Richard Cummings, Jeffrey Esko, Hudson Freeze, Gerald Hart and Jamey Marth
This note covers the following topics: Lipid Structure, Protein Structure, Carbohydrates/glycans, Dna, Genomics, And Proteomics, Binding, Transport And Kinetics, Catalysis, Oxidation Or Phosphorylation, Signal Transduction, Metabolic Pathways.
Author(s): Dr. Henry Jakubowski
This note covers the following topics: Basic Chemistry of Amino Acids, Carbohydrates, Lipids and Nucleic Acids, Ionic Equilibria, Biological Membranes and Transport, Protein Structure and Analysis, Hemoglobin and Myoglobin, Enzyme Kinetics, Vitamins and Minerals, Glycolysis: Regulating Blood Glucose, Fructose Metabolism, Ethanol Metabolism Non-Glucose Sugar Metabolism, Gluconeogenesis and Glycogen Metabolism.
Author(s): The Medical Biochemistry Page.org
This note covers the following topics: Large Molecules, Cell Biology, Enzyme Biochemistry, Glycolysis and the Krebs Cycle, Photosynthesis, Mendelian Genetics, Central Dogma, Prokaryotic Genetics and Gene Expression, Recombinant DNA and Immunology.
This lecture note covers the following topics: Introduction and Innate Immunity, Antigens, Receptors and Immunoglobulins, Antigen Antibody Reactions, Activation of Adaptive Immunity, Effector Mechanisms, Humoral Immune Response, Anaphylactic Hypersensitivity and Mucosal Immunity.
Author(s): Dr. Lopatin
This lecture note covers the following topics: Glycolysis is Energy Conversion, Glyceraldehyde Phosphate Dehydrogenase, Phosphoglycerate Kinase, Phosphoglycerate Mutase, Enolase, Net Reaction, Maintaining Redox Balance, NAD + Binding, Control of Glycolysis, Gluconeogenesis, Formation of Phosphoenopyruvate, Oxaloacetate Shuttle, High-Energy Phosphate Bonds, Regulation of Glycolysis and Gluconeogenesis.
Author(s): University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
This lecture note covers the following topics: Man As Physiochemical System, The Water Balance In Man And Solutes, Modifications And Changes Of Water Balance In Man And Solutes, Cell, The Epithelia And Regulation Of Water Flows, And Product Solute Secretion, Epitelio Of The Tract: An Area Of Absorption And A Limit Of Magazine Body, The Kidney: A System For Serving Epithelia Excrete Water, Electrolytes And Some Other Solutes, Hydrogen Ions Balance And Acid-base Balance, Physical Basis Of Circulation, Excitable Tissues, Nervous Impulse Driving, Muscle, A Very Special Tissue Excitable.
Author(s): Ricardo Montoreano
This note will discuss algorithms for some important computational problems in Molecular Biology. In particular, study problems that are pertinent to the Human Genome Project and to the so called post Genome era.
Author(s): Ron Shamir
This book explains the following topics: Minor Groove Binding Architectural Proteins: Structure, Function, and DNA Recognition, Ubiquitin and the Control of Protein Fate in the Secretory and Endocytic Pathways, Role of Small G Proteins in Yeast Cell Polarization and Wall Biosynthesis, GCN5 Related N Acetyltransferases: A Structural Overview, Fast Kinetics and Mechanisms in Protein Folding, Dynamin and its Role in Membrane Fission, Signaling and Subcellular Targeting by Membrane Binding Domains, Secretory Protein Trafficking and Organelle Dynamics in Living Cells, Regulation of Phosphoinositide Specific Phospholipase C, Mechanisms of Viral Interference with MHC Class I Antigen Processing and Presentation and Horizontal Gene Transfer in Prokaryotes: Quantification and Classification.
Author(s): National Center for Biotechnology Information
This book covers the following topics: Introduction to the Cell, Molecular Genetics, Internal Organization of the Cell, Cells in Their Social Context.
Author(s): Bruce Alberts Dennis Bray, Julian Lewis, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts and James D Watson
This book covers the following topics: GenBank: The Nucleotide Sequence Database, Macromolecular Structure Databases, Querying and Linking the Data, Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Database (dbSNP) of Nucleotide Sequence Variation, Gene Expression and Hybridization Repository.
Author(s): Jo McEntyre and Jim Ostell
This book focuses on six diverse case studies that share materials or equipment with the scientific community at large: the American Type Culture Collection, the multinational coordinated Arabidopsis thaliana Genome Research Project, the Jackson Laboratory, the Washington Regional Primate Research Center, the Macromolecular Crystallography Resource at the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, and the Human Genome Center at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Author(s): Kenneth I. Berns, Enriqueta C. Bond, and Frederick J. Manning
This note explains the following topics: Carbohydrate, reverse Phase HPLC Basics, Amino Acid Phosphorylation, Packing Capillary HPLC Columns, Amino Acid Information, Mass Spectrometry Standards, Peptide mass calculator, IonSource Atomic Weights, Amino Acid residue mass, Enzyme digest, Carbamylation of Proteins.
This note covers the following topics: Basic Chemistry of Amino Acids, Carbohydrates, Lipids and Nucleic Acids, Ionic Equilibria, Biological Membranes and Transport, Protein Structure and Analysis, Hemoglobin and Myoglobin, Enzyme Kinetics, Vitamins and Minerals, Glycolysis: Regulating Blood Glucose, Fructose Metabolism, Ethanol Metabolism Non-Glucose Sugar Metabolism, Gluconeogenesis, Glycogen Metabolism, Diseases and Disorders, Adipose Tissue: Not Just Fat, Gut-Brain: Control of Feeding Behaviors, Obesity: Metabolic Consequences, The Metabolic Syndrome: MetS, Diabetes and Insulin Action.
Author(s): The Medical Biochemistry Page.org
This note covers the following topics: Cells and Viruses, Protein Structure and Function, Nucleic Acids, Genes and Genomes, Gene Transcription, Posttranscriptional Processes, Cell Signaling and Apoptosis, DNA Replication, Mutation and Repair, Cell Division and System Development, Biotechnology, Genes and Diseases.
This book covers the following topics: Bioinformation, Engineered Cells and Organs, Nanomaterials, MEMS and NEMS: Self-Assembly, Chemical Dendrimers, Quantum Dots, Encapsulation, Biosensors and Nanosensors, Lab on a Chip, BioMEMS, Artificial Ciliary Transport Systems Nanotubes and Fullerenes, Interactivity, Robots and Specialties.
Author(s): Robert A. Freitas Jr
This note covers the following topics: Plant Biology, Origins of Life, Human Physiology, Human Neurology, Developmental Biology, Freshwater Ecology, Regulation of Biological Systems, Control of Growth and Development, Genetics and Evolution and Cell Biology.
Author(s): biology online.org