More Details about Biochemistry for Dental Students

General Information  
Author(s)Dinesh Puri
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition1st Edition 2016
Publish YearJanuary 2016


This book provides a concise and structured approach to learning by the subject in an easy to comprehend and systematic format. The content for the book is presented as per the guidelines of Medical Council of India and health universities across the country. It is designed specifically to meet the needs of 1st year students pursuing BDS. It is also useful for nursing, pharmacy and other allied health students.

Key Feature: 
  • Each topic begins with outline of the essential facts
  • Text is followed by more detailed exposition,with special emphasis on clear and simple figures and flowcharts
  • Presentation of self-explanatory and easy to learn diagrams.
  • More emphasis on key points, helps to recollect things easily

Table of Content
1 Water, Buffers and Acid–Base Chemistry
2 Chemistry of Carbohydrates 
3 Chemistry of Lipids 
4 Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins
5 Plasma Proteins and Immunoglobulins 
6 Enzymes 
7 Biological Membranes 
8 Supportive Tissue Proteins: Collagen and Elastin 
9 Metabolism of Carbohydrates I: Mainline Metabolic Pathways 
10 Metabolism of Carbohydrates: II 
11 Metabolism of Lipids: I 
12 Metabolism of Lipids: II 
13 Metabolism of Amino Acids and Proteins 
14 Biological Oxidation and Electron Transport Chain 
15 Integration of Metabolism 
16 Haem Metabolism 
17 Oxygen Transporters 
18 Vitamins 
19 Mineral Metabolism 
20 Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Nucleotide Metabolism 
21 Molecular Biology I: DNA Structure, Genetic Role and Replication 
22 Molecular Biology II: Transcription and Translation 
23 Controlling Gene Expression 
24 Recombinant DNA Technology and Genetic Engineering 
25 Cancer 
26 Gastrointestinal Pathobiochemistry 
27 Free Radicals in Health and Diseases 
28 Energy Metabolism and Nutrition 
29 Saliva 
30 Biochemical Endocrinology 
31 Sodium, Potassium and Water Homeostasis 
32 Biochemical Techniques for Separation of Biomolecules 
33 Organ Function Tests