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Author, John Pelley, wins 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award
John Pelley PhD, an associate author of two popular medical review titles, Rapid Review Biochemistry, and Elsevier's Integrated Review Biochemistry has won the 2010 Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award. The award was established by the AOA medical honor society in 1988 to recognize faculty members who have distinguished themselves in medical student education. He is nationally known for applying concept mapping, a learning technique that focuses on building patterns and relationships to concepts, to medical education.
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Chapter 1 Carbohydrates, Lipids, and Amino Acids: Metabolic Fuels and Biosynthetic Precursors
Chapter 2 Proteins
Chapter 3 Membrane Biochemistry and Signal Transduction
Chapter 4 Nutrition
Chapter 5 Generation of Energy from Dietary Fuels
Chapter 6 Carbohydrate Metabolism
Chapter 7 Lipid Metabolism
Chapter 8 Nitrogen Metabolism
Chapter 9 Integration of Metabolism
Chapter 10 Nucleotide Synthesis and Metabolism
Chapter 11 Organization, Synthesis, and Repair of DNA
Chapter 12 Gene Expression
Chapter 13 DNA Technology
Common Laboratory Values
By John W. Pelley, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX and Edward F. Goljan, MD, Professor and Chairman of Pathology, Oklahoma State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa, OK