By David A. Bender
Amino Acid Metabolism, 3rd Edition covers all points of the biochemistry and dietary biochemistry of the amino acids. beginning with an outline of nitrogen fixation and the incorporation of inorganic nitrogen into amino acids, the booklet then information different significant nitrogenous compounds in micro-organisms, crops and animals. Contents contain a dialogue of the catabolism of amino acids and different nitrogenous compounds in animals, and the microbiological reactions fascinated with free up of nitrogen fuel again into the ambience. Mammalian (mainly human) protein and amino acid standards are thought of intimately, and the equipment which are used to figure out them.
Chapters think about person amino acids, grouped in keeping with their metabolic beginning, and discussing their biosynthesis (in crops and micro-organisms for those who are nutritional necessities for human beings), significant metabolic roles (mainly in human metabolism) and catabolism (again ordinarily in human metabolism). there's additionally dialogue of regulatory mechanisms for a majority of these metabolic pathways, and of metabolic and genetic ailments affecting the (human) metabolism of amino acids.
Throughout the publication the emphasis is at the dietary significance of amino acids, integration and keep an eye on of metabolism and metabolic and different disturbances of relevance to human biochemistry and health.
- Completely revised version of this entire textual content protecting all of the most recent findings in amino acid metabolism research
- Written by way of an expert within the field
- Covers new advances in structural biology
- Clear illustrations of all buildings and metabolic pathways
- Full checklist of urged additional examining for every bankruptcy and bibliography of papers mentioned within the text
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