The book presents a detailed and authoritative exposition of the basic principles and applications of biochemistry. It thouroughly covers the syllabus recommended by MCI for undergraduate medical students. It focuses primarily on the fundamental concepts and explain them in detail. Numerous line diagrams, in an attractive two-colour format, are provided to illustrate the concepts and help the students in grasping their significance. Medical applications of biochemistry are discussed through extended examples and clinical cases. About the Author : - Dinesh Puri, Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi.The free cholesterol can then be used directly as a component of membranes ( the fatty acids can have any of the ... Some cholesterol is expelled from the cell and transferred to liver by HDL. LDL receptors on macrophages are not down- regulated The circulating LDL infiltrates through arterial walls and taken up by macrophages through another type of ... These receptors on macrophages take up the LDLs that are chemically modified, either by acetylation or oxidation of apoB- 100.
|Title||:||Textbook Of Biochemistry|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier India - 2005-01-01|