Biochemisty of Living Organisms: The Genesis

Engwa, G.A. (2016) Biochemisty of Living Organisms: The Genesis. Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu.

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Biochemistry, a discipline which studies the chemistry of life is of interest to scientist as it describes the chemical constituents of living organisms and explains the processes involved in their functioning thereby pacifying the understanding of other health and physical sciences related field for the improvement of humanity. Thus, it becomes important to understand how this discipline emerged and how its evolution paved the way for new disciplines to foster development and mans wellbeing. However, this notion of its origin and evolution which is important to enhance its understanding is usually not given considerable attention. Hence, the centrality of this chapter is to give an overview of how this discipline emerged starting from the origin of life and the evolution of biomolecules to form living organisms, highlighting on the major constituents and macromolecules which govern life processes.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
Q Science > Q Science (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences
Depositing User: miss ifeoma agbo
Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2019 09:21
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2019 09:21

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