1st Edition

Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Arrest
Life in Limbo

  • This format is currently out of stock.
ISBN 9781859962121
Published July 14, 2001 by Garland Science
216 Pages

USD $300.00

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Book Description

Many organisms can reduce their resting metabolic rate to a state of suspended animation to allow them to survive in adverse environmental conditions. Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Arrest focuses on the latest opinions of molecular mechanisms and principles of dormancy regulation, highlighting various new concepts in metabolic rate control. This book will strongly appeal to all molecular and comparative scientists studying organismal responses to environmental stress. It is also of relevance to medical researchers interested in how natural systems of hypometabolism can be applied to relevant problems in medicine.