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Stress Physiology in Animals

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Series: Sheffield Biological Sciences Series Volume: 2

Edited By: Paul HM Balm

284 pages, Figs


Hardback | Dec 1999 | #86352 | ISBN: 1850759081
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An overview of the impact of stress on animal physiology, organised by functional activity. Comparative aspects of the subject are emphasised throughout. The authors concentrate on the recent literature and the volume covers a range of organisation, from molecular to community.


Hormones and the behavioural ecology of stress; Respiratory and cardiovascular systems during stress; Impact of stress on animal intermediate metabolism; The impact of stress on animal reproductive activities; Histological and histopathological effects of stress; Stress-induced immune-endocrine interaction; Impact of stress on animal toxicology; References ; Index .

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