Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2 ed.)
‘the book is almost an encyclopedia. It is comprehensive, thorough, clear, and accurate’ - TIBS
The Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology provides a comprehensive survey of modern biochemistry and molecular biology. Fully revised and updated, this new edition includes definitions of terms from the fields of Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Genetics, Immunology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Systems Biology, and Toxicology. Entries are short and informative, covering details of biochemical substances and the processes in which they are involved, methods and concepts in molecular biology, and definitions of biochemical symbols and abbreviations. Each entry is accessibly written, pointing out the pitfalls where terms are often confused and providing recommended nomenclature and alternative names.
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The editors are Richard Cammack of the Department of Biochemistry, King's College London, Teresa Atwood of the Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Peter Campbell, deceased, Howard Parish of the School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Leeds, Anthony Smith, Emeritus Reader in Biochemistry at University College London, Frank Vella of the Department of Biochemistry, University of Saskatchewan, and John Stirling, Department of Biochemistry, King's College London.