By Robert R. Crichton
Beginning with an outline of metals and chosen nonmetals in biology, the ebook then discusses the subsequent options: simple coordination chemistry for biologists; structural and molecular biology for chemists; organic ligands for steel ions; middleman metabolism and bioenergetics; and techniques to check metals in organic platforms.
The e-book additionally covers steel assimilation pathways; shipping, garage, and homeostasis of steel ions; sodium and potassium channels and pumps; magnesium phosphate metabolism and photoreceptors; calcium and mobile signaling; the catalytic position of numerous periods of mononuclear zinc enzymes; the organic chemistry of iron; and copper chemistry and biochemistry. additionally, the publication discusses nickel and cobalt enzymes; manganese chemistry and biochemistry; molybdenum, tungsten, vanadium, and chromium; non-metals in biology; biomineralization; metals within the mind; metals and neurodegeneration; metals in drugs and metals as medications; and metals within the environment.
- Winner of a 2013 Textbook Excellence Awards (Texty) from the textual content and educational Authors Association
- Readable kind, complemented by way of anecdotes and footnotes
- Enables the reader to extra comfortably grab the organic and scientific relevance of the subject
- Color illustrations allow effortless visualization of molecular mechanisms
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