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Biochemical calculations : how to solve mathematical problems in general biochemistry

Irwin H. Segel 1935-

New York : Wiley ©1976

Available at Ingram Library  Stacks (A-H call numbers shelved on 2nd floor; J-Z on 3rd)  (QD415.3 .S4 1976 )()

  • Title:
    Biochemical calculations : how to solve mathematical problems in general biochemistry
  • Author: Irwin H. Segel 1935-
  • Subjects: Biochemistry -- Mathematics; Biochemistry -- Problems, exercises, etc; Biochemistry; Mathematics; Biochemistry; Biochemistry -- Mathematics; Biochemistry; Problems and Exercises; Problems and exercises
  • Contents: 1. Acid-base chemistry -- A. Aqueous solutions -- B. Equilibrium constants -- C. Acids and bases -- D. Laboratory buffers -- E. Amino acids and peptides -- F. Blood buffers -- 2. Chemistry of biological molecules -- A. Amino acids, peptides, and proteins -- B. Carbohydrates -- C. Lipids -- D. Nucleotides and nucleic acids -- 3. Biochemical energetics -- A. Energy-yielding and energy-requiring reactions -- B. Calculations of equilibrium concentrations -- C. Oxidation-reduction reactions -- D. Metabolism and ATP yield -- E. Photosynthetic phosphorylation -- F. Active transport -- G. Enthalpy and entropy -- H. Activation energy -- 4. Enzymes -- A. Enzymes as biological catalysts -- B. Enzyme kinetics -- C. Reaction order -- D. Methods of plotting enzyme kinetics data -- E. Enzyme inhibition -- F. Effect of pH on enzyme stability and activity -- G. Effect of temperature on enzyme stability and activity -- H. Enzyme assays -- I. Multisubstrate enzymes and kinetic mechanisms -- J. Multisite and allosteric enzymes -- K. Enzyme turnover -- 5. Spectrophotometry and other optical methods -- A. Spectrophotometry -- B. Fluorometry -- C. Optical rotation : polarimetry -- 6. Isotopes in biochemistry -- A. Isotopes and radioactive decay -- B. Solutions of radioactive compounds -- C. Assays using radioactive substrates -- D. Double-label analysis -- E. Biological half-life : turnover -- F. Radioactive tracer and dilution analysis -- G. Counting errors -- H. Stable isotopes.
    "Uses mathematics to explore the properties and behavior of biological molecules"--Publisher's description. ;Includes index.
  • Edition: 2nd ed..
  • Publisher: New York : Wiley
  • Creation Date: ©1976
  • Physical Description: xiii, 441 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0471774219;ISBN9780471774211
  • Source: 01GALI USG ALMA
  • OCLC Number: 01531968
  • NZ MMS ID: 9910717795702931
  • IZ MMS ID: 99382483702933$$IASU
    99144063502934$$IARMSTRONG
    99435403602940$$IDALTON
    993309993402952$$IGSU
    991543154602961$$IUWG

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