Rapid Review Biochemistry

3rd Edition

With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access


  • John Pelley
  • Edward Goljan
  • Key Features

    Author, John Pelley, wins 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award

    John Pelley PhD, an associate author of two popular medical review titles, Rapid Review Biochemistry, and Elsevier's Integrated Review Biochemistry has won the 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award. The award was established by the AOA medical honor society in 1988 to recognize faculty members who have distinguished themselves in medical student education. He is nationally known for applying concept mapping, a learning technique that focuses on building patterns and relationships to concepts, to medical education. 

    • Review the most current information with completely updated chapters, images, and questions.
    • Profit from the guidance of series editor, Dr. Edward Goljan, a well-known author of medical review books, who reviewed and edited every question.
    • Take a timed or a practice test online with more than 350 USMLE-style questions and full rationales for why every possible answer is right or wrong.
    • Access all the information you need to know quickly and easily with a user-friendly, two-color outline format that includes High-Yield Margin Notes.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Carbohydrates, Lipids, and Amino Acids: Metabolic Fuels and Biosynthetic Precursors

    Chapter 2 Proteins

    Chapter 3 Membrane Biochemistry and Signal Transduction

    Chapter 4 Nutrition

    Chapter 5 Generation of Energy from Dietary Fuels

    Chapter 6 Carbohydrate Metabolism

    Chapter 7 Lipid Metabolism

    Chapter 8 Nitrogen Metabolism

    Chapter 9 Integration of Metabolism

    Chapter 10 Nucleotide Synthesis and Metabolism

    Chapter 11 Organization, Synthesis, and Repair of DNA

    Chapter 12 Gene Expression

    Chapter 13 DNA Technology

    Common Laboratory Values


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