By David A. Bender
Amino Acid Metabolism, 3rd Edition covers all elements 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 e-book then information different significant nitrogenous compounds in micro-organisms, vegetation and animals. Contents comprise a dialogue of the catabolism of amino acids and different nitrogenous compounds in animals, and the microbiological reactions excited about free up of nitrogen gasoline again into the ambience. Mammalian (mainly human) protein and amino acid requisites are thought of intimately, and the tools which are used to figure out them.
Chapters contemplate 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 mostly in human metabolism). there's additionally dialogue of regulatory mechanisms for these types of metabolic pathways, and of metabolic and genetic illnesses affecting the (human) metabolism of amino acids.
Throughout the publication the emphasis is at the dietary value of amino acids, integration and regulate of metabolism and metabolic and different disturbances of relevance to human biochemistry and health.
- Completely revised version of this entire textual content masking the entire most up-to-date findings in amino acid metabolism research
- Written through an expert within the field
- Covers new advances in structural biology
- Clear illustrations of all constructions and metabolic pathways
- Full checklist of instructed additional examining for every bankruptcy and bibliography of papers brought up within the text
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