Comparative Mechanisms of Cold Adaptation by Larry Underwood

By Larry Underwood

Comparative Mechanisms of chilly version covers the lawsuits of a symposium held on the Naval Arctic learn Laboratory in Barrow, Alaska in 1975 and 1976. The acknowledged symposium discusses the mechanisms of chilly version based on specialists from various fields.
The booklet covers themes relating to chilly variation, comparable to strength acquisition and usage; mechanisms of thermal tolerance; the body structure and specifications of hibernation; and the function of neural inputs in chilly variation. themes additionally contain cold-induced enzymatic alterations; cold-induced responses in ectotherms and homeotherms; hormonal mechanisms; and plant edition to low temperatures.
The textual content is suggested for biologists who want to comprehend greater different mechanisms concerned about chilly variation and the significance of its study.

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