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Published: 25 March 2010

480 Pages | 255 colour


ISBN: 9780199541300

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Introduction to Protein Science

Architecture, Function, and Genomics

Second Edition

Arthur Lesk

  • Establishes a sequence of topics in a clear, fresh and original way.
  • Balanced treatment of relationship between computational and experimental methods.
  • Exercises and problems consolidate students' understanding of the subject, while 'weblems' develop students' skills in the use of databases and computational servers.
  • Comments in the margin provide links between sections, as well as insights to help students engage with the subject matter.
  • Companion volume to related titles by a well-respected author.

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter on enzyme kinetics
  • Reorganized content, to maximise coherence
  • New learning features, including key points throughout chapters, and new 'proteins in health and disease' boxes
  • Improved presentation of figures

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