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Life in the Cold Eleventh International Hibernation Symposium

Proceedings
Edited By: G Heldmaier, M Klingenspor and S Klaus
546 pages, 59 figs, 11 tabs
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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Account of the current knowledge of cold adaptation in animals, including phenomena like hibernation, daily torpor, thermoregulation and thermogenesis, metabolic regulation, freeze tolerance, anaerobiosis, metabolic depression and related processes.

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Evolution and Ecophysiology of Torpor.- Physiological Mechanisms of Torpor.- Biochemical and Molecular Mechanisms of Torpor.- Energy Balance and Cold Adaptation.

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Proceedings
Edited By: G Heldmaier, M Klingenspor and S Klaus
546 pages, 59 figs, 11 tabs
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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