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Author Sackheim, George I., author

Title An introduction to chemistry for biology students / George I. Sackheim
Edition Ninth edition
Published San Francisco, Calif. ; Harlow : Benjamin Cummings, [2008, [that is, 2007]
San Francisco, Calif. ; Harlow : Benjamin Cummings, c2008
©2008, [that is

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Description xii, 334 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Part I Inorganic Chemistry -- Chapter 1 Atomic Structure 3 -- Elementary Particles 3 -- Atomic Number 7 -- Mass Number 8 -- isotopes 10 -- Electron Energy Levels 13 -- Chapter 2 Chemical Symbols 19 -- Chapter 3 Atoms and Molecules 25 -- Chapter 4 Ionization 29 -- Ions 29 -- Lewis Dot Structure 32 -- Ionic Bonds 42 -- Acids. Bases, and Salts 43 -- Electrolytes and -- Nonelectrolytes 46 -- Anions and Cations 48 -- pH 49 -- Buffers 55 -- Chapter 5 Liquid Mixtures 59 -- Solutions 59 -- Suspensions 64 -- Colloids -- (Colloidal Dispersions) 65 -- Chapter 6 Diffusion and Osmosis 67 -- Diffusion 67 -- Osmosis 69 -- Osmotic Pressure 74 -- Active iransport / 8 -- Chapter 7 Nerve CelHs 83 -- Depolarization and -- Repolarization 83 -- Propagation of a Nerve -- Impulse 92 -- Part II Organic Chemistry -- Chapter 8 The Covalent Bond 101 -- Chapter 9 Polar and Nonpolar -- Covalent Bonds 121 -- Chapter 10 Functional Groups in -- Organic Compounds 127-- The Hcroxyl Group 127 -- The Carbonyl Group 130 -- The Carboxvl (iroup 136 -- The Amino Group i38 -- The Sulfthydryl Group 142 -- Di)sufide Bridges 142 -- The Phosphate (Iroup 144 -- Surnmary of -- Functional Groups 146 -- Chapter 11 Hydrogen Bonds 15 -- Chapter 12 Isomers 157 -- Structural I'sonmers 157 -- (eometric Isomecr 1s60 -- Enantionlers 162 -- Part III Biochemistry -- Chapter 13 Carbohydrates 171 -- Properties of -- Carbohydrates 179 -- Chapter 14 Lipids 181 -- Fats 181 -- Phospholipids 185 -- Steroids 186 -- Chapter 15 Proteins 189 -- Formation -- and Hydrolysis 189 -- Structure 193 -- Denaturation 198 -- Chapter 16 Nucleotides 201 -- Adenosine Triphosphate 201 -- Nucleic Acids: -- DNA and RNA 204 -- Replication of DNA 208 -- Transcription of Information -- (Protein Synthesis) 209 -- The Genetic Code 213 -- Mutations 215 -- Chapter 17 Enzymes 219 -- Names of Enzymes 220 -- Coenzymes 221 -- Mode of Enzyme Activity 222 -- Inhibitors 223 -- Chapter 18 Methyl Groups 227-- Enzymes 234 -- DNA Methyltransferase 237 -- Demethylation 237 -- Review Questions 238 -- Chapter 19 Biologic Oxidation 241 -- Cellular Respiration 244 -- Glycolysis 248 -- Conversion of Pyruvate to -- Acetyl Coenzyme A 252 -- The Citric Acid Cycle 255 -- Electron Transport Chain 257 -- Chapter 20 Photosynthesis 261 -- Overall Reaction 26t -- Light Reactions 265 -- Calvin Cycle 272 -- C4 Plants 278 -- Chapter 21 Oxygen-Carbon Dioxide -- Transport in Blood 281 -- Flow of Gases 281 -- Transport of Oxygen 283 -- "Transport of Carbon -- Dioxide 286 -- Transport of Both Oyge and -- Carbon Dioxide 290 -- Review 291 -- Conclusion 321 -- Appendix 323 -- Figure A Cellular Respiration -- Figure B Glycolysis -- Figure C Conversion of Pyruvate -- to Acetyl Coenzyne A -- Figure D The Citric Acid Cycle -- Figure E Electron Transport Chair
Notes Includes Index
Previous ed.: San Francisco, Calif.: Pearson/Benjamin Cummings, 2005
Subject Biochemistry -- Programmed instruction.
Chemistry -- Programmed instruction.
Chemistry -- Textbooks.
Biochemistry.
Chemistry.
Genre/Form Programmed Instruction.
Programmed instructional materials.
Textbooks.
LC no. 2007280303
ISBN 0805395717 (paperback)
9780805395716 (paperback)
Other Titles Chemistry for biology students