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Glen D. Lawrence
Biochemistry and
Bioinorganic Chemistry

Department of  Chemistryand Biochemistry
Long Island University
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 718-488-1452
Fax:      718-488-1465

Fats of Life Cover The Fats of Life: Essential Fatty Acids in Health and DiseaseThis new book authored by Prof. Lawrence describes the importance of essential fatty acids on health, with a focus on distinctions between omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. The chemical and biochemical characteristics of these fatty acids and their metabolism to potent messengers are described in the context of their potential effects on general health and impact on various diseases and neurological disorders.

Research Interests Courses Taught at LIU
Publications MS Theses Supervised
Curriculum Vitae

Web Pages for Special Projects


Laboratory Manual for
Chemistry 4X
Organic and Biological Chemistry 
Cyanotype Photography:
Laboratory Methods
The Depleted Uranium Project
Last updated: 3 March 2017