The Molecular Nutrition of Amino Acids and Proteins

A Volume in the Molecular Nutrition Series

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The Molecular Nutrition of Amino Acids and Proteins provides an in-depth look at the involvement and role of amino acids and proteins in molecular nutrition. Editor Dominique Dardevet has assembled a collection of chapters written by leading researchers and top professors that provide the reader with a comprehensive understanding of amino acids and proteins.

The book provides an introduction to the fundamentals of amino acids and proteins as well as the composition of food. It then delves into the molecular biology of the cell and genetic machinery and its function. The Molecular Nutrition of Amino Acids and Proteins also features reference guides for terms and bullet-point summaries, making it readily accessible to novices while still providing the most up-to-date and detailed information that experienced researchers need.

  • Provides a gentle introduction to the subject by first addressing nutritional information and then building in molecular aspects, clearly establishing fundamental information for the reader
  • Facilitates reader comprehension by including succinct summary points in each chapter
  • Contains a glossary of definitions that allows readers to easily reference terms
  • Provides both a deep and broad understanding of the subject by containing overviews as well as detail-focused chapters
  • Elsevier Science; June 2016
  • ISBN 9780128023754
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
  • Title: The Molecular Nutrition of Amino Acids and Proteins
  • Author: Dominique Dardevet (ed.)
  • Imprint: Academic Press