Author : Moore J.T., Langley R.
Description:Are you baffled by biochemistry? Youre not the first, and you wont be the last. Heres the good news you dont have to stay baffled! Biochemistry For Dummies shows you the fun and easy way to get a handle on biochemistry, apply the science, raise your grades, and prepare yourself to ace any standardized test.This friendly, unintimidating guide presents an overview of the material covered in a typical college-level biochemistry course and makes biochemistry basics easy to understand. It explains all the topics and practical applications in plain English. From cell ultrastructure and carbohydrates to amino acids, proteins, and supramolecular structure, youll identify biochemical structures and reactions, send your grades soaring, and start looking forward to your next class, instead of dreading it. Discover how to:Master biochemistry basicsWork through biochemistry problemsPrepare for standardized testsGrasp amino acid and protein structuresNail down enzyme terminologyGet a grip on the Michaelis-Menton equationLoad up on carbo knowledgeCrack the nucleic acid codeLearn to love lipids but not too muchMaster the ABCs of vitaminsApply biochem in everyday lifeExplore a career in the fieldFrom water chemistry to protein synthesis Biochemistry For Dummies gives you the vital information, clear explanations, and important insights you need to increase your understanding and improve your performance on any biochemistry test.