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The Resource Introducing biological energetics : how energy and information control the living world, Norman W.H. Cheetham, (electronic resource)

Introducing biological energetics : how energy and information control the living world, Norman W.H. Cheetham, (electronic resource)

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Introducing biological energetics : how energy and information control the living world
Title
Introducing biological energetics
Title remainder
how energy and information control the living world
Statement of responsibility
Norman W.H. Cheetham
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Subject
Language
eng
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Cheetham, Norman W. H
Dewey number
572/.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford biology
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Bioenergetics
Label
Introducing biological energetics : how energy and information control the living world, Norman W.H. Cheetham, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- 1. The Flow of Energy in Living Systems -- References -- 2. Origins: The Early Earth -- General references -- References -- 3. Force and Energy Explored -- 3.1 Gravitational force -- 3.2 The electromagnetic force -- 3.3 The strong nuclear force -- 3.4 The weak nuclear force -- References -- 4. Which Way? An Introduction to Thermodynamics -- General references -- References -- 5. The Building Blocks -- General references -- References -- 6. How Fast, How Far? Chemical Kinetics and Equilibrium -- General references -- References -- 7. The Strange Story of Water and Oil -- General references -- References -- 8. Size Matters: Proteins and Enzymes -- 8.1 Principles of protein structure -- 8.2 Some very special molecules: enzymes -- 8.3 Regulation of enzyme activity -- 8.4 Coenzymes, vitamins, and enzyme classification -- References -- 9. Molecular Genetics-the Chemical Basis of Heredity -- General references -- 10. Electron Gymnastics: Energy Revisited -- 10.1 How many ATP molecules are produced when electrons traverse the entire ETC? -- 10.2 What about the rotary engine? -- References -- 11. Cells and Metabolism: Putting it all Together -- 11.1 General aspects of metabolism -- 11.2 Glycolysis -- 11.3 The reactions of glycolysis -- 11.4 The pentose phosphate pathway -- 11.5 The citric acid or tricarboxylic acid cycle -- 11.6 Regulation of the citric acid cycle -- General references -- References -- 12. From Prokaryotes to Eukaryotes: Getting Ready for Multicellular Life -- General references -- References -- 13. Multicellular Life: The Last Hurdle? -- 13.1 Multicellularity arrives -- 13.2 The evolution of plants -- 13.3 The evolution of fungi -- 13.4 The evolution of animals -- 13.5 The organization of the mammalian body -- General references -- References -- Appendix A: Electromagnetic Radiation -- Appendix B: Glycolysis -- Appendix C: TCA Cycle -- Appendix D: The Calvin Cycle in Photosynthesis, Showing Chemical Structures of the Intermediates, and the Enzymes Involved in each Step -- Appendix E: Amino Acid Structures -- Index
Control code
ocn679993361
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191576768
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612880728
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)679993361
Label
Introducing biological energetics : how energy and information control the living world, Norman W.H. Cheetham, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- 1. The Flow of Energy in Living Systems -- References -- 2. Origins: The Early Earth -- General references -- References -- 3. Force and Energy Explored -- 3.1 Gravitational force -- 3.2 The electromagnetic force -- 3.3 The strong nuclear force -- 3.4 The weak nuclear force -- References -- 4. Which Way? An Introduction to Thermodynamics -- General references -- References -- 5. The Building Blocks -- General references -- References -- 6. How Fast, How Far? Chemical Kinetics and Equilibrium -- General references -- References -- 7. The Strange Story of Water and Oil -- General references -- References -- 8. Size Matters: Proteins and Enzymes -- 8.1 Principles of protein structure -- 8.2 Some very special molecules: enzymes -- 8.3 Regulation of enzyme activity -- 8.4 Coenzymes, vitamins, and enzyme classification -- References -- 9. Molecular Genetics-the Chemical Basis of Heredity -- General references -- 10. Electron Gymnastics: Energy Revisited -- 10.1 How many ATP molecules are produced when electrons traverse the entire ETC? -- 10.2 What about the rotary engine? -- References -- 11. Cells and Metabolism: Putting it all Together -- 11.1 General aspects of metabolism -- 11.2 Glycolysis -- 11.3 The reactions of glycolysis -- 11.4 The pentose phosphate pathway -- 11.5 The citric acid or tricarboxylic acid cycle -- 11.6 Regulation of the citric acid cycle -- General references -- References -- 12. From Prokaryotes to Eukaryotes: Getting Ready for Multicellular Life -- General references -- References -- 13. Multicellular Life: The Last Hurdle? -- 13.1 Multicellularity arrives -- 13.2 The evolution of plants -- 13.3 The evolution of fungi -- 13.4 The evolution of animals -- 13.5 The organization of the mammalian body -- General references -- References -- Appendix A: Electromagnetic Radiation -- Appendix B: Glycolysis -- Appendix C: TCA Cycle -- Appendix D: The Calvin Cycle in Photosynthesis, Showing Chemical Structures of the Intermediates, and the Enzymes Involved in each Step -- Appendix E: Amino Acid Structures -- Index
Control code
ocn679993361
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191576768
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612880728
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)679993361

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