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Title Metabolic biochemistry / edited by P.W. Hochachka and T.P. Mommsen
Published Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 1995


Description 1 online resource (xii, 515 pages) : illustrations
Series Biochemistry and molecular biology of fishes ; 4
Biochemistry and molecular biology of fishes ; 4
Contents Design for a high speed path for oxygen : tuna red muscle ultrastructure and vascularization / Odile Mathieu-Costello, Richard W. Brill and Peter W. Hochachka -- Circulatory substrate fluxes and their regulation / Jean-Michel Weber and George Zwingelstein -- Endogenous fuels; non invasive versus invasive approaches / Guido van den Thillart and Marcel van Raaij -- Tissue carbohydrate metabolism, gluconeogenesis and hormonal and environmental influences / Thomas W. Moon and Glen D. Foster -- Metabolism of the swimbladder tissue / Bernd Pelster -- Glycerophospholipid metabolism / Douglas R. Tocher -- Amino acid metabolism in fish / Karl Jürss and Ralf Bastrop -- Protein synthesis in fish / D.F. Houlihan, C.G. Carter and I.D. McCarthy -- Nutrient fluxes and regulation in fish intestine / Nathan L. Collie and Ronaldo P. Ferraris -- Metabolic organization of thermogenic tissues of fishes / James S. Ballantyne -- Electric organs : structure, physiology, hormone-sensitivity, and biochemistry / Harold H. Zakon -- Biochemical and molecular aspects of singing in batrachoidid fishes / Patrick J. Walsh, Thomas P. Mommsen and Andrew H. Bass -- Is glycolytic rate controlled by the reversible binding of enzymes to subcellular structures? / Stephen P.J. Brooks and Kenneth B. Storey -- Histidine-related dipeptides : distribution, metabolism, and physiological function / Hiroki Abe -- The metabolic consequences of body size / Edward M. Goolish -- Exercise metabolism of fish / Christopher D. Moyes and Timothy G. West -- Fasting and starvation / Isabel Navarro and Joaquim Gutiérrez -- Origins of luciferins : ecology of bioluminescence in marine fishes / Eric M. Thompson and Jean-François Rees
Summary This fourth volume in the series covers such topics as endogenous fuels, electric organs, histidine-related dipeptides, and origins of luciferins. The book will be invaluable to fisheries scientists, aquaculturists, and animal biochemists, physiologists and endocrinologists; it will provide researchers and students with a pertinent information source from theoretical and experimental angles
Analysis Fish Biochemistry
Animal Physiology and Biochemistry
Dierfysiologie en -biochemie
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Fishes -- Molecular aspects -- Experiments
Fishes -- Physiology -- Experiments
Biochemistry -- Experiments
Biochemistry -- Experiments.
Poissons -- Cytochimie.
Poissons -- Métabolisme.
Form Electronic book
Author Hochachka, Peter W
Mommsen, T. P. (Thomas P.)
ISBN 9780444820822