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Textbook of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry

Written in a succinct style with each chapter including an overview summary section, numerous illustrations for best comprehension, and end of the chapter questions to assess understanding, Textbook of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry, 3/e offers broad coverage of biochemical principles for students studying veterinary medicine. With new four color design and illustrations, and a new student website with interactive multiple choice questions, study materials and additional resources, this text will continue to reach students from broad, diverse educational backgrounds. Bridging the gap between science and clinical application of concepts,Textbook of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry, 3/e covers cellular level concepts related to the biochemical processes in the entire animal in a student-friendly, approachable manner.


First year students in veterinary programs taking Physiological Chemistry or Veterinary Biochemistry. Additionally, veterinary students taking physiology, graduate students studying animal science, and students in veterinary pharmacy programs.

Paperback, 624 Pages

Published: September 2014

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-391909-0


  • Section I: Amino Acid and Protein Metabolism
    Section II: Nucleotide and Nucleic Acid Metabolism
    Section III: Carbohydrate and Heme Metabolism
    Section IV: Vitamins and Trace Elements
    Section V: Lipid Metabolism
    Section VI: Intermediary Metabolism
    Section VII: Acid-Base Balance
    Appendix, References, Index


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