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Table of Contents
- Chapter 1 Carbohydrates, Lipids, and Amino Acids: Metabolic Fuels and Biosynthetic Precursors
- Chapter 2 Proteins
- Chapter 3 Membrane Biochemistry and Signal Transduction
- Chapter 4 Nutrition
- Chapter 5 Generation of Energy from Dietary Fuels
- Chapter 6 Carbohydrate Metabolism
- Chapter 7 Lipid Metabolism
- Chapter 8 Nitrogen Metabolism
- Chapter 9 Integration of Metabolism
- Chapter 10 Nucleotide Synthesis and Metabolism
- Chapter 11 Organization, Synthesis, and Repair of DNA
- Chapter 12 Gene Expression
- Chapter 13 DNA Technology
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By John W. Pelley, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX and Edward F. Goljan, MD, Professor and Chairman of Pathology, Oklahoma State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa, OK