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Sex Differences in Physiology (Paperback) (Gretchen Neigh & Megan Mitzelfelt)

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Sex Differences in Physiology is an all-encompassing reference that details basic science research into sex differences in all physiological fields. It includes scientific discoveries concerning sex differences in cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, gastrointestinal, and musculoskeletal physiology. In addition, coverage of the development, endocrinology, neurophysiology, immunity, and metabolism is included, making this important reference a resource that will meet the needs of investigators interested in incorporating sex differences into their research programs, while also providing clinicians with the basis for providing the best sex-based medical treatment options available.

  • Provides a sweeping, organ-by-organ review of currently observed sex differences in animal models and human disease
  • Explains how sex differences influence physiology and disease
  • Provides the critical knowledge on sex differences for better understanding of prevention and treatment of diseases
Number of Pages: 384
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Physiology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Elsevier Science Ltd
Author: Gretchen Neigh & Megan Mitzelfelt
Language: English
Street Date: May 16, 2016
TCIN: 51260703
UPC: 9780128023884
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-2298

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