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Biochemistry of the Eye

General biochemistry is discussed in each chapter. Many examples of biochemical pathology and disease processes, such as age-related cataract formation and ocular diabetes, are described.


Published: August 2003

Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann

ISBN: 978-0-7506-7152-1


  • Chapter 1 Water and Ocular Fluids: Physical Chemistry of Ocular Fluids
    Chapter 2 Proteins: Essential Components of the Eye
    Chapter 3 Enzymes: Ocular Catalysts
    Chapter 4 Carbohydrates
    Chapter 5 Lipids
    Chapter 6 Hormones
    Chapter 7 Nucleic Acids
    Chapter 8 Neurotransmitters and Neurotransmission
    Chapter 9 Immunochemistry
    Chapter 10 Biochemistry Pathways


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