|Publishers||R. Narain Publishers & Distributors|
|Author||Rehan Uddin, Rohit Tripathi & Dr. Rakesh Saini|
|Subject||Text Book of Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology (ER2020-23T)|
Text Book of Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology (ER2020-23T)
The syllabus, course and world of pharmacy is dynamic and always in state of betterment. Understanding the needs and requirements of students and teachers this text book can be a great work. It gives us immense pleasure to place before the book on ‘Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology’ strictly according to the new syllabus D. Pharm 2nd year students as recognized by the Pharmacy Council of India.
This book has been structured, written and arranged in such a way to provide very clear understanding of all the topics related to Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology.
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Table of Content
|1||Introduction to biochemistry: Scope of biochemistry in
pharmacy; Cell and its biochemical organization.
Definition, classification with examples, chemical properties
Monosaccharides – Structure of glucose, fructose, and galactose
Disaccharides – structure of maltose, lactose, and sucrose
Polysaccharides – chemical nature of starch and glycogen
Qualitative tests and biological role of carbohydrates
Definition, classification of proteins based on composition and solubility with examples
Definition, classification of amino acids based on chemical nature and nutritional requirements with examples
Structure of proteins (four levels of organization of protein structure)
Qualitative tests and biological role of proteins and amino acids
Diseases related to malnutrition of proteins.
Definition, classification with examples
Structure and properties of triglycerides (oils and fats)
Fatty acid classification – Based on
chemical and nutritional requirements with examples
Structure and functions of cholesterol in the body
Lipoproteins – types, composition and functions in the body
Qualitative tests and functions of lipids
Definition, purine and pyrimidine bases
Components of nucleosides and nucleotides with examples
Structure of DNA (Watson and Crick model), RNA and their functions
Definition, properties and IUB and MB classification
Factors affecting enzyme activity
Mechanism of action of enzymes, Enzyme inhibitors
Therapeutic and pharmaceutical importance of enzymes
Definition and classification with examples
Sources, chemical nature, functions, coenzyme form, recommended dietary requirements, deficiency diseases of fat-and water-soluble vitamins
|8||Metabolism (Study of cycle/pathways without chemical
Metabolism of Carbohydrates: Glycolysis, TCA cycle and glycogen metabolism, regulation of blood glucose
|level. Diseases related to abnormal metabolism of
Metabolism of lipids: Lipolysis, β-oxidation of Fatty acid (Palmitic acid) ketogenesis and ketolysis. Diseases related to abnormal metabolism of lipids such as Ketoacidosis, Fatty liver, Hypercholesterolemia
Metabolism of Amino acids (Proteins): General reactions of amino acids and its significance– Transamination, deamination, Urea cycle and decarboxylation. Diseases related to abnormal metabolism of amino acids, Disorders of ammonia metabolism, phenylketonuria, alkaptonuria and Jaundice.
Biological oxidation: Electron transport chain and Oxidative phosphorylation
|9||Minerals: Types, Functions, Deficiency diseases,
recommended dietary requirements
|10||Water and Electrolytes
Distribution, functions of water in the body
Water turnover and balance
Electrolyte composition of the body fluids, Dietary intake of electrolyte and Electrolyte balance
Dehydration, causes of dehydration and oral rehydration therapy
|11||Introduction to Biotechnology||01|
|12||Organ function tests
Functions of kidney and routinely performed tests to assess the functions of kidney and their clinical significances
Functions of liver and routinely performed tests to assess the functions of liver and their clinical significances
Lipid profile tests and its clinical significances
|13||Introduction to Pathology of Blood and Urine
Lymphocytes and Platelets, their role in health and disease
Erythrocytes – Abnormal cells and their significance
Normal and Abnormal constituents of Urine and their significance
- Comprehensive coverage of theoretical and diagrammatical aspects of pharmaceutics.
- All intricate aspects are explained by simple, lucid and specific explanations and substantiated with neat and elaborate diagrammatic sketches.
- Examples from pharmaceutics are included extensively.