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Stories of Success

Personal Recollections. X

This book is the latest volume in the highly successful series Comprehensive Biochemistry. It provides a historical and autobiographical perspective of the developments in the field through the contributions of leading individuals who reflect on their careers and their impact on biochemistry. Volume 45 is essential reading for everyone from graduate student to professor, placing in context major advances not only in biochemical terms but in relation to historical and social developments. Readers will be delighted by the lively style and the insight into the lives and careers of leading scientists of their time.

Audience
Biochemistry researchers and students.

Included in series
Comprehensive Biochemistry

Hardbound, 374 Pages

Published: October 2007

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-444-52246-7

Contents

  • Table of contentsPreface by Giorgio SemenzaChapter 1Odyssey of a Biochemistby Osamu. HayaishiChapter 2A Voyage of the Inner Space of Cellsby Wolfgang BaumeisterChapter 3Fixed to Translation: A Recollectionby August BöckChapter 4Denis Chapman : Oiling the Path to Biomembrane Structureby Peter J. QuinnChapter 5Embden-Meyerhof-Parnas, the First Metabolic Pathway: The Fate of Prominent Polish Biochemist Jakub Parnasby Jolanta BarañskaChapter 6A Journey with Bleeding Time Factorby Birgir BlombäckChapter 7A Neuropathologist’s Diaryby Adriano AguzziChapter 8An Autobiographical Sketch: 50 Years in Cancer Immunochemistryby G.I. Abelev

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