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For the Love of Enzymes: The Odyssey of a Biochemist

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In 1645 the Japanese samurai Musashi Miamoto wrote "A Book of Five Rings," which described the attitudes necessary for individual success. Though he was a swordsman, his book was not limited to combat but addressed the much broader question of how to achieve excellence in life through study, discipline, and planning. It is still avidly read in Japan today.

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Paperback, 352 pages
Published September 1st 1991 by Harvard University Press (first published April 26th 1989)
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I share a love of enzymes with Arthur Kronberg. Enzymes are magnificent molecules that do mysterious things, yet I feel these amazing molecules are under-appreciated due to the significant background education required to begin to understand what they are and what they do. Kornburg explains enzymes in a exceptional way, one of which I think could be easily understood by both the highly and lower educated people. He also explains them in a way that does not bore the higher educated people, and ...more
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