Glucose Homeostasis and Insulin ResistanceBentham Science Publishers. 2011
"Glucose homeostasis and insulin resistance presents a broad overview of the molecular, biochemical and clinical aspects of glucose metabolism and glucose resistance. The book serves to acquaint the reader with recent information on topics ranging from the"
Glucose HomeostasisBoD – Books on Demand. 2014
Most tissues and organs, such as the brain, need glucose constantly, as an important source of energy. The low blood concentrations of glucose (hypoglycemia) can cause seizures, loss of consciousness, and death. On the other hand, long lasting elevation of blood glucose concentrations (hyperglycemia) can result in blindness, renal failure, cardiac and peripheral vascular disease, and neuropathy. Therefore, blood glucose concentrations need to be maintained within narrow limits. The process...
Crash Course: Metabolism and Nutrition Updated Edition: E-BookMosby. 2015
The (printed) 'Updated Edition' now comes with added value access to the complete, downloadable eBook version via Student Consult.ïÅ1⁄2 Search, read and revise whilst on the move and use the interactive self-assessment to test your understanding.ïÅ1⁄2 Crash Course - a more flexible, practical learning package than ever before. Crash Course - your effective every day study companion PLUS the perfect antidote for exam stress! Save time and be assured you have all the information you need in...