Recommendations for nomenclature and tables in biochemical thermodynamics

Recommendation 1994


World Wide Web version prepared by G. P. Moss

School of Physical and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London,
Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS, UK

Prepared by the Panel on Biochemical Thermodynamics whose membership during the preparation of this report (1991-1993) was as follows: Convener: R. A. Alberty (USA); A. Cornish-Bowden (France); Q. H. Gibson (USA); R. N. Goldberg (USA); G. G. Hammes (USA); W. Jencks (USA); K. F. Tipton (Ireland); R. Veech (USA); H. V. Westerhoff (Netherlands); E. C. Webb (Australia).

The recommendations in this version are identical to those in the published document prepared by Robert A. Alberty (Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA), see Eur. J. Biochem., 1996, 240, 1-14; 242, 433; Pure Appl. Chem. 1994, 66, 1641-1666 [Copyright IUBMB and IUPAC]. Any comments, corrections or suggestions for a future edition should be e-mailed to g.p.moss@qmul.ac.uk (Dr G P Moss) or other member of the Committees. For problems in converting the text into a World Wide Web version see the IUBMB Nomenclature home page. A PDF (1655 kB) of the printed version is available.

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