Fish Physiology: Nitrogen Excretion

Hardcover | August 27, 2001

byWilliam S. HoarEditorDavid J. Randall, Anthony P. Farrell

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This book provides a comprehensive collection of timely reviews of our current understanding of the fundamental principles of nitrogen metabolism and excretion in fish. Emphasis is placed on critical assessment of how new studies impact these topics, and the articles reflect the diversity of current research approaches.

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This book provides a comprehensive collection of timely reviews of our current understanding of the fundamental principles of nitrogen metabolism and excretion in fish. Emphasis is placed on critical assessment of how new studies impact these topics, and the articles reflect the diversity of current research approaches.

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Major advances in the understanding of nitrogen metabolism and excretion in fish have occurred in the past decade, particularly in terms of the molecular biology of these processes. Recent developments have highlighted the diversity of nitrogen excretory strategies employed in a wide range of environments.Nitrogen Excretion provides ne...

Tony Farrell is a graduate of Bath University, where he was fortunate to study with Peter Lutz. His fortunes grew further when he moved in 1974 to Canada and the Zoology Department at the University of British Columbia to complete his Ph.D. degree under the superb tutelage of Dave Randall. In 2004, Tony returned to UBC when he accepted...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:358 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:August 27, 2001Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0123504449

ISBN - 13:9780123504449

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