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 46 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.
* Contributors are distinguished scientists in the field
* Unique series of personal recollections
* Presents scientific research in a historical perspective
Bioscientists/historians from graduate student to professor
Table of Contents
The Table of Contents consists of personal recollections, historical and autobiographical perspectives of leading individuals who reflect on their careers and their impact on biochemistry, including Laurens L.M. van Deenen and Viktor Mutt.