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Water-Air Transition in Biology

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Edited By: AK Mittal, FB Eddy and JS Datta Munshi

Science Publishers

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #106750 | ISBN: 1578080592
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About this book

Addresses fundamental biological, morphological and functional aspects of vertebrates at the water/air interface, and analyzes how these systems react and respond to change.


Contents

Physico-chemical diversity of water; physiological adjustments required for maintaining homeostasis under changing environmental conditions; respiratory responses; cardio-vascular responses; osmoregulation; acid-base regulation; environmental pollution; mechanisms of detoxification.

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