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Surviving Hypoxia: Mechanisms of Control and Adaptation

1st Edition

Peter W. Hochachka, Peter L. Lutz, Thomas J. Sick, Myron Rosenthal
March 24, 1993

Surviving Hypoxia: Mechanisms of Control and Adaptation is a synthesis of findings and thoughts concerning hypoxia. The thermodynamics of hypoxia are discussed in detail, including acid-base balance and self-pollution resulting from the accumulation of anaerobic end-products. The book focuses on...

Protein Kinases in Blood Cell Function

1st Edition

Chi-Kuang Huang, Ramadan Sha'afi
February 22, 1993

Protein Kinases in Blood Cell Function provides an up-to-date, comprehensive review of protein kinases in various types of blood cell function. Blood cells discussed include T lymphocytes, B lymphocytes, platelets, mast cells, neutrophils, and macrophages. The book will interest pathologists,...

Sanitation of the Harvesting, Processing, and Distribution of Shellfish

1st Edition

Center for Food Safe
February 03, 1993

Sanitation of the Harvesting, Processing, and Distribution of Shellfish is a guide for operating, inspecting, and certifying shellfish shippers, processors, and depuration facilities. It is also needed for guidance regarding the controlling of interstate shipments of shellfish. Anyone who...

Community Languages in the Netherlands

1st Edition

G. Extra, L. Verhoeven
January 01, 1993

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Systematic Catalogue of the Soft Scale Insects of the World

1st Edition

Ben-Dov
January 01, 1993

A catalogue of the soft-scale insects of the world (Homoptera: Coccoidea: Cocidae) with data on geographical distribution, host plants, biology and economic importance. This catalogue lists 162 genera comprising 1090 species and subspecies which have been described since Linnaeus (1758) until the...

North American Psocoptera

1st Edition

Edward L. Mockford
January 01, 1993

North American Psocoptera provides a complete review of the 28 families, 78 genera and 287 species of the order Psocoptera found in the United States and Canada.This comprehensive book contains keys to all of the known taxa of Psocoptera which have been found in the study area, including three...

Spiders of Panama

1st Edition

Nentwig
January 01, 1993

in collaboration with Bruce Cutler and Stefan HeimerThe available information, personal observations, and study of one facet of the beauties of the tropical rain forest of Panama is gathered into a much needed volume which includes the physical, biological, and spider environment of Panama. The...

Palaeoethnobotany: Plants and Ancient Man in Kashmir

1st Edition

F.A. Lone, M. Khan, G.M. Buth
January 01, 1993

A study of the palaeoethnobotany of Kashmir, covering covers the period from 4500 BP to 1000 BP. It includes keys to the identification of various species of Triticum, Hordeum, Avena and Prunus, and hard and soft woods, and lists the criteria for identification of weed seeds of some 200 species....

Structure Of The Nucleus

1st Edition

M. A. Preston, R. K. Bhaduri
January 01, 1993

A graduate-level one-volume textbook and reference work on the structure and physics of atomic nuclei. Throughout this book the underlying emphasis is on how a nucleus is constituted through the interaction between the nucleons. The book is structured into three parts: the first part contains a...

The Causes and Consequences of Chromosomal Aberrations

1st Edition

Ilan R. Kirsch
December 21, 1992

The Causes and Consequences of Chromosomal Aberrations explores one of the most dramatic examples of genomic instability-chromosomal aberrations. It describes some of the more recent techniques used to map genes within the human genome, study chromosomal aberrations at the cellular level, and...

The Vertebrate Gas Transport Cascade: Adaptations to Environment and Mode of Life

1st Edition

J. Eduardo P. W Bicudo
December 21, 1992

This volume presents contributions given at the international symposium on The Vertebrate Gas Transport Cascade: Adaptations to Environment and Mode of Life, held in São Sebastião, São Paulo, Brazil from September 10-15, 1991. Recent developments in the field and the unifying principles of basic...

Melatonin: Biosynthesis, Physiological Effects, and Clinical Applications

1st Edition

Hing-Sing Yu, Russel J. Reiter
December 21, 1992

Melatonin: Biosynthesis, Physiological Effects, and Clinical Applications provides a thorough review of recent advances in major areas of melatonin research. The book is arranged in a logical sequence, beginning with the history of melatonin and then proceeding to cover its biochemistry and...

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