Journals Higher Education



15 February 2009

320 Pages | 60 line 20 HT

6-1/4 x 9-3/8 inches

ISBN: 9780198569954

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Animal Osmoregulation

Tim Bradley

Oxford Animal Biology Series

  • Provides detailed examples of the process of water transport at the organismal, organ and cellular level
  • Incorporates clear background information on ion regulation and transport, specifically in the light of recent molecular studies
  • Illustrates the physical principles to which each organism must adhere, and the phylogenetic constraints within which it must operate
  • Synthesizes a widely dispersed literature to produce a comprehensive and authoritative account