Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 November 2003

324 Pages | numerous halftones and line drawings


ISBN: 9780198606949

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Nature's Robots

A History of Proteins

Charles Tanford and Jacqueline Reynolds

  • A definitive history, written by people who themselves contributed to the golden age of protein chemistry
  • Written in a manner that makes it interesting to the educated lay reader
  • Presents a number of historically important scientific controversies
  • Protein chemistry has again become 'centre stage' as an outgrowth of the Human Genome Project