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Author Speer, Robert E. (Robert Elliott), 1867-1947.

Title Nutrition and metabolism / edited on behalf of the Nutrition Society by Michael J. Gibney, Ian MacDonald, and Helen M. Roche
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Blackwell Science ; Ames, Iowa : Iowa State Press, 2003


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  612.3 Gib/Nam  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 385 pages : illustrations, tables ; 25 cm
Series Nutrition Society textbook series
Human nutrition textbook series
Human nutrition textbook series.
Contents Core concepts of nutrition / Ian A. Macdonald, Michael J. Gibney -- Molecular aspects of nutrition / Helen M. Roche, Ronald P. Mensink -- Integration of metabolism 1: Energy / Xavier M. Leverve -- Integration of metabolism 2: Protein and amino acids / John T. Brosnan, Vernon R. Young -- Integration of metabolism 3: Macronutrients / Keith N. Frayn, Abayomi O. Akanji -- Pregnancy and lactation / Joop M.A. van Raaij, C.P.G.M. de Groot -- Growth and aging / Mark L. Wahlqvist, Antigone Kouris-Blazos, Katherin A. Ross, Tracey L. Setter, Prasong Tienboon -- Nutrition and the brain / John D. Fernstrom, Madelyn H. Fernstrom -- The sensory systems: Taste, smell, chemesthesis and vision / Conor M. Delahunty, Tom A.B. Sanders -- The gastrointestinal tract / Mariano Maňas Almendros, Emilio Martinez-Victoria, Ángel Gil, Maria D.Yago, John Mathers -- The cardiovascular system / Gabrielle Riccardi, Angela A. Rivellese, Christine M. Williams -- The skeletal system / John M. Pettifor, Ann Prentice, Peter Cleaton-Jones -- The immune and inflammatory systems / Parveen Yaqoob, Philip C. Calder -- Phytochemicals / Aedin Cassidy, Fabien S. Dalais -- The control of food intake / Adam Drewnowski, France Bellisle -- Overnutrition / Linda Bandini, Albert Flynn -- Undernutrition / Mario Vaz -- Exercise performance / Asker E. Jeukendrup, Louise M. Burke
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Christian life.
Author Gibney, Michael J.
Macdonald, Ian, 1921-
Roche, Helen M.
Nutrition Society (Great Britain)
LC no. 03015190
ISBN 0632056258 paperback alkaline paper