The Endocrinology of Growth, Development, and Metabolism in by Martin Schreibman,Colin G. Scanes,Peter K. T. Pang

By Martin Schreibman,Colin G. Scanes,Peter K. T. Pang

The Endocrinology of progress, improvement, and Metabolism in Vertebrates offers an summary of vertebrate endocrinology. This ebook goals to bolster the bridge among clinical and comparative endocrinologists by way of addressing the advantages that they could derive from this organization.
Organized into 5 elements encompassing 24 chapters, this quantity starts off with a dialogue at the constitution and organic functionality of progress hormone (GH) and prolactin (PRL) relations. This booklet then explains the extrinsic, genetic, and humoral elements that impression animal development, quite in poikilotherms. this article additionally elaborates the environmental stipulations that impact the expansion of poikilotherms, together with nutrients availability, temperature, and photoperiod. different chapters speak about how somatotropin impacts the expansion improvement in homeotherms, similar to farm animals species. The reader can also be brought to the metabolic activities of GH, which might be defined when it comes to short-lived insulin-like results.
Endocrinologists, molecular endocrinologists, biologists, molecular biologists, biochemists, researchers, and physicians will locate this ebook tremendous useful.

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