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Biology of the Domestic Pig

Edited By: Wilson G Pond and Harry J Mersmann
745 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs
Biology of the Domestic Pig
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  • Biology of the Domestic Pig ISBN: 9780801434686 Hardback Dec 2000 Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks
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Offers an integrated description of the full scope of current knowledge. Includes chapters on the expanding fields of pig immunology, endocrinology and genetics. Growth, digestion, nutrition, respiration, excretion, and reproduction are extensively treated. The final chapter covers the emerging applications of transgenics, metabolite replacement therapy, and xenotransplantation (the use of animal tissues in humans).

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Edited By: Wilson G Pond and Harry J Mersmann
745 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs
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