Metabolic regulation : a human perspective /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Frayn, K. N. (Keith N.)
Format: Book
Published: Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Edition:Third edition.
Table of Contents:
  • The underlying principles of human metabolism
  • Cellular mechanisms involved in metabolic regulation
  • Digestion and intestinal absorption
  • Longer-term regulation of metabolism
  • Organs and tissues
  • Important endocrine organs and hormones
  • Integration of carbohydrate, fat, and protein metabolism in normal daily life
  • The nervous system and metabolism
  • Coping with some extreme situations
  • Lipoprotein metabolism
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Energy balance and body weight regulation.