Biochemistry by Monique Laberge


Biochemistry by Monique Laberge

Biochemistry is the study of the chemical compositions of living organisms and of the chemical reactions that occur within them. This field of chemistry also studies the structure and function of biomolecules, as well as the process of gene replication and expression. This accessible title introduces readers to the fundamentals of this highly interesting science that has recently experienced explosive growth and attracted much popular attention. Providing a detailed overview for those wishing to familiarize themselves rapidly with core concepts, Biochemistry describes in accessible language the most important developments and achievements in the field, identifies key ideas, and covers the essentials for anyone looking for a concise review of the modern aspects of biochemistry.

About the Author

Monique Laberge received a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from McGill University. Her postdoctoral training was conducted in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of Pennsylvania, where she is now a senior research investigator. She taught protein structure and dynamics courses at Semmelweis University, where she was an invited scientist from 2000 to 2005. Her research and publications are in the field of biomolecular simulations focused on the role of dynamics in protein function. Dr. Laberge also wrote Cracking the GRE Chemistry, a compendium of her extensive chemistry tutorials.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info


112 pages


Monique Laberge
More books by Monique Laberge


Publication date

15th December 2008



At @HHSHaringey we love @lovereading4kids because our pupils can practice reviewing & get free upcoming books before anyone else!

Helen Swinyard – Heartlands High

I love Lovereading because I often never know what to read and this helps you find a good book. I have recommended this to many people.

Shannon-Louise Masters – age 15

I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15

Lovereading 4 schools