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Metabolic Regulation in Mammals

Series: Lifelines Series

By: David Gibson and Robert Harris

224 pages, Figs, tabs

Taylor & Francis

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #106600 | ISBN: 0748407545
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About this book

Presents the basic principles of metabolic control before explaining the impact of recent advances in cell biology, molecular biology and genetics in this field. Details of metabolic pathways are presented for each body system.

'I certainly recommend publication, there are few up-to- date books in this area.' - "M. J. Fisher, University of Liverpool, UK"


Introduction: Metabolism. Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions. Overview of Signal Transduction. Glycolysis. Citric Acid Cycle. Fatty Acid Oxidation. Amino Acid Metabolism. Glycogen. Gluconcogenesis. Synthesis of Triglycerides. Cholesterol. Metabolic Interrelationships of Tissue.

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Professors Gibson and Harris both lecture at the department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, USA.

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