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read & download Lehninger Principles of BiochemistryL of detail is not overwhelming it s not too long and the xplanations are mostly clear It has a good glossary and includes short answers to all the problems at the nds of the chapters It provides some physiology in a chapter on mammalian metabolismThe problems with this book are in organization There is no subsection numbering as if all subsections are of ual importance But they aren t there is almost always a hierarchy of relationships which these authors ignore and this makes the "chapters much harder to understand Topics are sometimes presented out of order "much harder to understand Topics are sometimes presented out of order xample the authors present an overall table of transporter classifications but describe the various transporters in a confusingly random order Subsections and paragraphs are sometimes poorly organized so that instead of A leads to B leads to C leads to D leads to conclusion you find A C conclusion B D The Boxes which provide supplementary material are specially poor so much so that I stopped reading them after the first few chapters This text really needs xtensive diting I used the 4th dition so maybe later ditions are betterIn spite of the problems I like this textbook and refer it often But if it s the textbook for your class or for self study
you should get textbook as a backup or prepare to spend some time onlineshould get another textbook as a backup or prepare to spend some time online understand the less well xplained sections as described Great product great price What I like the most about this book is that it contains almost all the information that you need to understand biochemistry information that is not traditionally covered in biochemistry books but that is needed as background to a complete understanding of the subject For instance the first chapter of this book gives background information on the biological chemical genetics volution basis of biochemistry It xplains the cell in nough detail to understand references made to the cell components later on in the textbook Another thing I found is a detailed xplanation of D and L configuration as oppo. S alone should tell you that I must have found this book pretty remarkable This text was reuired for all three of the biochemistry classes I took as an undergraduate student and it never let me down It contains a positively HUGE amount of information which Nelson and Cox have somehow managed to digest and present for the. Sed as just saying all amino acids found in proteins are L isomers No other book I ve read xplains where the L D configuration convention came from and students usually confuse it with levorotatory and dextrorotatory when they are different things altogether It also has an The Shadow Reader entire chapter dedicated to water chemistry which serves as both a review and a basis for understanding the importance of hydrogen bonding in biochemistry in later chaptersInssence this is a very COMPLETE book in the sense that it covers material not found in traditional biochemistry books Cinderella Unmasked (Fairytale Fantasies ex Berg Stryer but that is necessary to understand other aspects of biochemistry If you are planning to specialize in the study of biochemistry you definitely want this book as part of your reference collection I love this book I have anarlier dition of this book that I got when taking undergraduate biochemistry in college That was about a good decade ago Technology changes so fast Though its true molecules and their basic structures tend to stay the same but technology in which biochemistry is being used is constantly advancingI bought this item
as an inexpensive used book on and I am so glad I didan inexpensive used book on and I am so glad I did simplicity of understanding remains true in this 4th dition book It still packs it with new technology proteomics The Power Of A Choice etc I bought this at the same time of buying a proteomic book but the small discussion the Lehninger book provided on proteomics was goodnough that I regret buying the other book I m constantly amazed by how well the authors of this book presents information in a logical and non overly complex format Good book Helpful for any level of biochemistry class one pursues within the college nvironment nough adeuate details as well Really njoyed the figures which can supplement the text of the book or the figures which can stand alone to describe other relevant processes Has an online access password as well for reviewing other relevant information Only caveat is that the book can be very bulky. Layperson in a way that is both ngaging and understandable The writing style is superb and the visual aids are numerous and of The Case for Paleolibertarianism and Realignment on the Right exceptionally high uality How many times while cramming for the next day's test at am have you caught yourself reading material that isn'tven covered on the xam just because it's interesting Was in good order had to give five stars here because this book was in xcellent condition arrived on time and i got it at a price i can afford very pleased This is xactly the text book
Reuired For The University Course That Myfor the university course that my is studying It arrived on time and as it is new it is in perfect condition Excellent book for studying Indispensable if you re studying or interested in molecular biology This Biochemistry textbook is xtremely well written The figures tables and boxes are uite informative and the problems at the nds of the chapters will challenge you
a lot i really don t know whylot I really don t know why in the sciences would not like this book First of all an incredible amount of data and research went into the making of this book so there is A LOT to learn Second of all this is a Biochemistry textbook which means that the material will seem mind numbing and dry But since when does interesting ntail fun No one can be automatically xcited by the subject matter it reuires a conscious ffort to GET xcited once you get past the mind numbing part xercise your brainThe only reason I can think of which would turn people away from this book is having a short attention span The whole point of learning is not to be Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. entertained but to beducated and this book is the perfect tool for Patrick the Wolf Boy, Volume 1 educating There aren t any goofy cartoon characters or child like drawings in this book which may seem why many are turned off by it But the subject matter isxtremely interesting and if you are willing to learn about the amazing chemical processes within cells then buy this book Learning Glycolysis and the Citric Acid Cycle for the first time will NOT be a fun task take my word for it it s xtremely dull and no amount of cartoons can make metabolic processes fun But such processes should be appreciated regardless of the level of difficulty in learning them Yay Biochem This was way cheaper than the newer dition and is ssentially the same book There s a lot to like about this textbook The leve. Before I say anything about this book I offer for your consideration the fact that I am not a student of biochemistry; I am a physics graduate student My desire to learn about biochemistry had nothing to do with receiving any sort of degree Then consider the fact that this is the only review I have ver written These fact.
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