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Title Oxygen sensing : responses and adaptation to hypoxia / edited by Sukhamay Lahiri, Gregg L. Semenza, Nanduri R. Prabhakar
Published New York : Marcel Dekker, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xxx, 775 pages) : illustrations
Series Lung biology in health and disease ; v. 175
Lung biology in health and disease ; v. 175
Contents INTRODUCTION; FOREWORD; PREFACE; CONTRIBUTORS; CONTENTS; Part One Genomics of Oxygen Sensing; Biochemistry and Physiological Importance of Heme Proteins as Oxygen Sensors; A Role for the Mitochondrion and Reactive Oxygen Species in Oxygen Sensing and Adaptation to Hypoxia in Yeast; Regulation of HIF-1 by Oxygen; Oxygen- or Redox-Dependent Regulation; Structure and Regulation of the Mouse Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1a Gene; Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1; Brain Microvascular and Metabolic Adaptation to Prolonged Mild Hypoxia; Molecular Adaptation to Hypoxia
Summary This text describes the changes in intracellular signalling and gene expression that lead to physiological responses to hypoxia in unicellular, invertebrate, and mammalian species
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Anoxemia.
Oxygen in the body.
Adaptation, Physiological.
Form Electronic book
Author Lahiri, Sukhamay.
Prabhakar, Nanduri R.
Semenza, Gregg L.
ISBN 0203911903
082474845X (electronic bk.)
9780824748456 (electronic bk.)