Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry

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Authors : Frederick A. Bettelheim; William H. Brown; Mary K. Campbell; Shawn O. Farrell; Omar Torres


704 Pages  Hardcover 

8th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2007

©2013, Published


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This innovative partial version of INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL, ORGANIC, AND BIOCHEMISTRY gives students a solid foundation of the chemistry of the human body, consistently demonstrating that a strong background in molecular structure and properties leads to better understanding of biochemical interacti... more


Problem-Solving Strategies: To help students organize the information to solve a problem, each chapter example includes a description of the strategy used to arrive at the solution.

Chemical Connections: These high-interest essays focus on health-related issues relevant to students' careers, such a... more

New to this Edition

Ten percent of the book's problems are either new or revised. In addition, all problems in the 8th Edition are now available in the OWL online learning system.

New Chemical Connections boxes, such as, "DDT, A Boon and a Curse," "From Moldy Clover to a Blood Thinner," and "Is There a Connection Betw... more