Fish Respiration by Steve F. PerryFish Respiration by Steve F. Perry

Fish Respiration

bySteve F. Perry, Steve F. Perry, Bruce Tufts...

Other | July 6, 1998

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Fish Respiration synthesizes classical literature and highlights recent developments pertaining to the respiratory physiology of fishes. Compiled by a team of international researchers, this comprehensive and authoritative review of the respiratory physiology of fishes will appeal to any comparative physiologist interested in this subject.

  • First volume in the series dedicated solely to the respiratory system
  • Contributors are world leaders in their respective areas
  • Includes completely up-to-date material on the topic of fish physiology
Title:Fish RespirationFormat:OtherDimensions:356 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:July 6, 1998Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080585418

ISBN - 13:9780080585413


Table of Contents

Red Blood Cell Physiology and Biochemistry:
Hemoglobin Structure and Function,F. Jensen, A. Fago, and R.E. Weber.
Red Blood Cell Metabolism,P.J. Walsh, C.M. Wood, and T.W. Moon.
Carbonic Anhydrase and Respriatory Gas Exchange,R.P. Henry, T.A. Heming.
The Physiology of the Root Effect,B. Pelster and D. Randall.
Oxygen Transport in Fish,M. Nikinmaa and A.Salama.
Hematocrit and Blood Oxygen-Carrying Capacity,P. Gallaugher and A.P. Farrell.
Carbon Dioxide and Acid-Base Balance:
Carbon Dioxide Transport and Excretion,B. Tufts and S.F. Perry.
The Linkage Between Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Transport,C.J. Brauner and D.J. Randall.
Causes and Consequences of Acid-Base Disequilibria,K. M. Gilmour.