Brought to you in a thorough yet accessible manner, the new edition of Medical Biochemistry gives access to all of the latest information on basic and clinically focused genetic and molecular biology. Featuring a team of contributors that includes investigators involved in cutting-edge research as well as experienced clinicians, this updated medical textbook offers a unique combination of both research and practice that's ideal for today's problem-based integrated courses.
New to This Edition
Gain a thorough understanding of biomarkers and their uses with brand-new information on the subject.
Access today's most recent research regarding Gene Therapy, Proteomics and Recombinant DNA Techniques, Role of Kidney in Metabolism, and Neurochemistry.
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Relate biochemistry to everyday practice with the help of Clinical Boxes integrated into the text, and access in-depth coverage of important topics - including recent research in biochemistry - through Advanced Concept Boxes.
Test your knowledge and improve retention withActive Learning Boxes at the conclusion of each chapter, and quickly review the most common lab tests performed with convenient Clinical Test Boxes.
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Better understand the relationship between science and clinical practice with material organized by organ rather than system.
By John Baynes, PhD, Carolina Distinguished Professor Emeritus; Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience; University of South Carolina School of Medicine; Columbia, South Carolina; USA and Marek H. Dominiczak, MD, Dr, Hab, Med, FRCPath, FRCP, (Glas), Hon Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Medical Humanities; College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences; University of Glasgow; United Kingdom; Docent in Laboratory Medicine; University of Turku, Finland; Consultant Biochemist; Clinical Biochemistry Service; National Health Service (NHS) Greater Glasgow and Clyde; Gartnavel General Hospital; Glasgow; United Kingdom
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