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Introduction

Welcome to the Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Literature Guide. 

This guide contains selected core reference and other literature finding aids for this subject area. 


Definitions

Biochemistry is "the study of the substances and chemical processes which occur in living organisms."¹   more

Molecular biology is "the study of structural and functional properties of biological systems."²  more 

Also see "The History of Biochemistry" and "The History of Molecular Biology" from the Encyclopedia of Life Sciences.


References

1. A. S. L. Hu, "Biochemistry", in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill, http://www.accessscience.com, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.081900 (accessed March 10, 2008).

2. M. T. Washington, "Molecular biology", in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill, http://www.accessscience.com, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.430300 (accessed March 10, 2008).


Societies & Organizations

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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