Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 May 2008

216 Pages | 10 halftones, 90 line illus.

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

ISBN: 9780195310610

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Measuring Metabolic Rates

A Manual for Scientists

John R. B. Lighton

Metabolism, or all the chemical processes that occur within a living organism resulting in energy production and growth, is a universal life process which necessitates many different methods for study. The book will be the first comprehensive manual for measuring metabolism, evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of various techniques used for aquatic and air-breathing organisms.


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