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Author Haynie, Donald T. (Donald Templeton), 1964-

Title Biological thermodynamics / Donald T. Haynie.

Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.

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Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description xvi, 422 pages : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Notes Previous ed.: 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Chapter 1 Energy transformation 1 -- B Distribution of energy 7 -- C System and surroundings 11 -- D Animal energy consumption 13 -- E Carbon, energy, and life 18 -- Chapter 2 First Law of Thermodynamics 25 -- B Internal energy 29 -- C Work 31 -- D First Law in operation 35 -- E Enthalpy 38 -- F Standard state 41 -- G Some examples from biochemistry 42 -- H Heat capacity 47 -- I Energy conservation in the living organism 51 -- Chapter 3 Second Law of Thermodynamics 58 -- B Entropy 61 -- C Heat engines 66 -- D Entropy of the universe 69 -- E Isothermal systems 70 -- F Protein denaturation 72 -- G Third Law and biology 74 -- H Irreversibility and life 75 -- Chapter 4 Gibbs free energy - theory 85 -- B Equilibrium 88 -- C Reversible processes 93 -- D Phase transitions 95 -- E Chemical potential 98 -- F Effect of solutes on boiling points and freezing points 102 -- G Ionic solutions 104 -- H Equilibrium constant 108 -- I Standard state in biochemistry 110 -- J Effect of temperature on K[subscript eq] 113 -- K Acids and bases 115 -- L Chemical coupling 117 -- M Redox reactions 120 -- Chapter 5 Gibbs free energy - applications 134 -- B Photosynthesis, glycolysis, and the citric acid cycle 134 -- C Oxidative phosphorylation and ATP hydrolysis 139 -- D Substrate cycling 146 -- E Osmosis 147 -- F Dialysis 154 -- G Donnan equilibrium 157 -- H Membrane transport 158 -- I Enzyme-substrate interaction 162 -- J Molecular pharmacology 165 -- K Hemoglobin 170 -- L Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) 172 -- M DNA 174 -- N Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 178 -- O Free energy of transfer of amino acids 180 -- P Protein solubility 182 -- Q Protein stability 184 -- R Protein dynamics 191 -- S Non-equilibrium thermodynamics and life 193 -- Chapter 6 Statistical thermodynamics 207 -- B Diffusion 211 -- C Boltzmann distribution 215 -- D Partition function 222 -- E Analysis of thermodynamic data 223 -- F Multi-state equilibria 228 -- G Protein heat capacity functions 235 -- H Cooperative transitions 236 -- I "Interaction" free energy 238 -- J Helix-coil transition theory 240 -- Chapter 7 Binding equilibria 250 -- B Single-site model 253 -- C Multiple independent sites 255 -- D Oxygen transport 261 -- E Scatchard plots and Hill plots 265 -- F Allosteric regulation 269 -- G Proton binding 272 -- Chapter 8 Reaction kinetics 281 -- B Rate of reaction 284 -- C Rate constant and order of reaction 286 -- D First-order and second-order reactions 287 -- E Temperature effects 290 -- F Collision theory 291 -- G Transition state theory 294 -- H Electron transfer kinetics 297 -- I Enzyme kinetics 299 -- J Inhibition 304 -- K Reaction mechanism of lysozyme 306 -- L Hydrogen exchange 307 -- M Protein folding and pathological misfolding 311 -- N Polymerization 314 -- O Muscle contraction and molecular motors 317 -- Chapter 9 Frontier of biological thermodynamics 326 -- B What is energy? 326 -- C Laws of thermodynamics and our universe 329 -- D Thermodynamics of (very) small systems 331 -- E Formation of the first biological macromolecules 332 -- F Bacteria 337 -- G Energy, information, and life 339 -- H Biology and complexity 349 -- I Second Law and evolution 355 -- B Biocalorimetry 372 -- D BASIC program for computing the intrinsic rate of amide hydrogen exchange from the backbone of a polypeptide 385.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Thermodynamics.
Physical biochemistry.
Bioenergetics.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780511384547 ebook
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