- Who Rufino Lirag?
- What is Biochemistry?
Biological chemistry is what controls all the Earth's organisms. Focusing upon the understanding of how biological molecules interact with living cells, it allows scientists such as Dr Lirag to understand the nature of all life.
As a discipline, biochemistry deals with the functions and structures of cells and the components that make them, for example proteins, carbohydrates, nucleic acid, lipids and bio-molecules.
It is an important part of science due to the substantial area that it covers including, botany and medicine.
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