Metabolic regulation : a human perspective / Keith N. Frayn.

Author
Frayn, K. N. (Keith N.) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
3rd ed.
Published/​Created
Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell Pub., 2010.
Description
xii, 371 p., [2] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
MetabolismRegulation [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The underlying principles of human metabolism -- Cellular mechanisms involved in metabolic regulation -- Digestion and intestinal absorption -- Longer-term regulation of metabolism -- Organs and tissues -- Important endocrine organs and hormones -- Integration of carbohydrate, fat, and protein metabolism in normal daily life -- The nervous system and metabolism -- Coping with some extreme situations -- Lipoprotein metabolism -- Diabetes mellitus -- Energy balance and body weight regulation.
ISBN
  • 9781405183598 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1405183594 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2009028115
OCLC
424454976
RCP
C - S