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  • The Regulation of Mammalian Sheldon Segal; Ruth Crozier

    Charles C Thomas 1972; US$ 102.95

    Proceedings of a Conference Sponsored by the Center for Population Research, the John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences, and all of the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland (with 132 contributors). Divided into seven sections, this volume provides a comprehensive assessment of current knowledge in... more...

  • Pavlov und der Neue Menschby Torsten Rüting

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 84.00

    Mit Ivan Pavlov (1849-1936) rückt Torsten Rüting einen der bekanntesten Wissenschaftler der Sowjetunion in den Mittelpunkt seiner Studie. Der Autor begibt sich auf die Spur von Pavlovs Erfolg im sowjetischen Staat und untersucht, wie der Physiologe und sein geistiges Erbe durch die stalinistische Politik vereinnahmt werden konnten. Auf der Basis von... more...

  • Coronary Circulationby Johnathan D. Tune

    Biota Publishing 2014; US$ 75.00

    The coronary circulation is unique in that it is responsible for maintaining adequate oxygen and substrate delivery to the organ that generates the pressure needed to drive blood throughout the entire circulatory system. In the simplest terms, coronary blood flow is directly proportional to the arterial pressure gradient across the coronary vasculature... more...

  • The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Sports Nutritionby Ronald J. Maughan

    Wiley 2013; US$ 205.95

    It is well understood that proper nutrition has a significant impact on sports performance. All of the essential nutrients must be supplied in the right amounts and at the right times for an athlete to achieve optimal health and performance. In addition, when devising eating strategies that will help athletes meet their goals, sports nutritionists... more...

  • Pharmacology and Pathophysiology of the Control of Breathingby Denham S. Ward; Albert Dahan; Luc Teppema

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 220.00

    Exploring the functional anatomy and physiology of the ventilatory control system from the intracellular to the integrative level, this references serves as the first source to offer comprehensive coverage of the influences of various pharmacological agents on the control of breathing. more...

  • The Heart and Circulationby Branko Furst

    Springer London 2013; US$ 139.00

    ?This book traces the development of the basic concepts in cardiovascular physiology in the light of the accumulated experimental and clinical evidence and, rather than making the findings fit the standard pressure-propulsion mold, let the phenomena ?speak for themselves?. It starts by considering the early embryonic circulation, where blood passes... more...

  • Lung Development and Regenerationby Donald J. Massaro; Gloria DeCarlo Massaro; Pierre Chambon

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 188.95

    This reference compiles the most current technical and biological data available to survey the state-of-science in the care and management of patients with bronchopulmonary dysplasia, COPD, and other forms of lung disease-tracking the initiation and progression of processes that cause airway obstruction, the biologic and physiological abnormalities... more...

  • Ion Channels in the Pulmonary Vasculatureby Jason X.-J. Yuan

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 188.95

    This volume presents a global overview of the role of ion flux via transmembrane ion channel proteins in the regulation of pulmonary vascular tone and in the vascular remodeling processes associated with pulmonary vascular disease-offering a comprehensive review of the multiple families of ion channels that have been identified and characterized in... more...

  • Biofluid Mechanicsby Krishnan B. Chandran; Stanley E. Rittgers; Ajit P. Yoganathan

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 115.95

    Designed for senior undergraduate or first-year graduate students in biomedical engineering, Biofluid Mechanics: The Human Circulation, Second Edition teaches students how fluid mechanics is applied to the study of the human circulatory system. Reflecting changes in the field since the publication of its predecessor, this second edition has been... more...

  • Protein Phosphorylation in Parasitesby Christian Doerig; Gerald Spaeth; Martin Wiese; Paul M. Selzer

    Wiley 2013; US$ 179.95

    This is the first book to collect and summarize in one publication the efforts to use kinases or phosphatases for drug development against parasite infections. The editors and contributors comprise the Who is Who in the field, and they are comprehensive in covering every aspect of the topic, from basic research findings to translational approaches... more...