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Author(s): Raymond S. Ochs, St. John's University
  • ISBN-13: 9781449661373
  • Product With Access Code    414 pages      © 2014
Price: $210.95 US List
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Biochemistry is a single-semester text designed for undergraduate non-biochemistry majors. Accessible, engaging, and informative, Biochemistry is the perfect introduction to the subject for students who may approach chemistry with apprehension. Biochemistry’s unique emphasis on metabolism and its kinetic underpinnings gives the text up-to-the-minute relevance for students investigating current public health concerns such as obesity and diabetes. Biochemistry will encourage students to explore the basics of chemistry and its influence on biological problems.

Biochemistry provides students with a broad understanding of contemporary advances in molecular biology. Its innovative approach will challenge students to develop connections across multiple concepts, and sets Biochemistry apart in a crowded field. Biochemistry is an invaluable and user-friendly resource.

This innovative text for non-biochemistry majors includes:

  • Introductory material at the beginning of each chapter that contextualizes chapter themes in real-life scenarios
  • Clear list of objectives for each chapter
  • Vocabulary terms defined at the end of each chapter as well as in a comprehensive glossary
  • Online supporting materials with further opportunities for research and investigation

Every new printed copy includes full access to the Student Companion Website where students will find a wealth of engaging and interactive study tools.
Instructor's material includes: PowerPoint Image Bank, PowerPoint Lecture Outlines, and LMS-ready Test Bank

Applicable Courses

An innovative new text for the one-term Biochemistry course for non-biochemistry majors that is ideal for students of biology, pharmacy, pre-veterinary medicine, and pre-medical sciences. 

  Chapter 1  Foundations
  Chapter 2  Water
  Chapter 3  Lipids
  Chapter 4  Carbohydrates
  Chapter 5  Amino Acids and Proteins
  Chapter 6  Enzymes
  Chapter 7  Metabolism and Energetics
  Chapter 8  Glycolysis
  Chapter 9  The Krebs Cycle
  Chapter 10  Oxidation Phosphorylation
  Chapter 11  Photosynthesis
  Chapter 12  Carbohydrate Pathways Related to Glycolysis
  Chapter 13  Lipid Metabolism
  Chapter 14  Nitrogen Metabolism
  Chapter 15  Nucleic Acids
  Chapter 16  Protein Synthesis and Degradation

Raymond S. Ochs-St. John's University

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  • Biochemistry is a superbly organized and profusely illustrated introduction to the science of biochemistry. Presented in sixteen sequential chapters beginning with the foundations of biochemistry and concluding with 'Protein Synthesis and Degradation', Biochemistry is enhanced with the inclusion of an appendix, a glossary, and an index, making it an ideal and thoroughly 'user-friendly' textbook for beginning biochemistry students and strongly recommended for academic library reference collections.

    -James A. Cox, Midwest Book Review

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781449661373

Angel ready Test Bank
Answers to In-Text Questions
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Test Bank

Biochemistry bundled with Navigate Biochemistry

Bundle ISBN: 9781284035605
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