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The Metabolism of Living Tissues

  • Date Published: April 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107494756


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  • Originally published in 1937, this book contains a general overview of 'the dynamic side of biochemistry', namely how cells process and produce energy. Holmes considers the metabolic activity of many different tissues, such as the liver and heart, as well as the role played by hormones and vitamins. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the history of science and the study of biochemistry.

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    • Date Published: April 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107494756
    • length: 248 pages
    • dimensions: 198 x 129 x 13 mm
    • weight: 0.25kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introductory
    2. Enzymes
    3. Some general features of cell metabolism methods of investigation
    4. Oxidations
    5. Oxidation-reduction potential
    6. The liver: nitrogen metabolism
    7. The liver: metabolism of carbohydrate and fat
    8. The kidney
    9. Voluntary and cardiac muscle
    10. The nervous system
    11. The correlation of the metabolism of different tissues
    12. The hormones
    13. The influence of some inorganic substances
    14. The vitamins

  • Author

    Eric Holmes

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