Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Systems Biology of Hypoxic Response and Angiogenesis (Hardcover)

Systems Biology of Hypoxic Response and Angiogenesis (Hardcover) - image 1 of 1

About this item

In this volume, the authors will describe the mechanisms of hypoxia and angiogenesis from a systems perspective. Hypoxia – defined as low oxygen – is quantitative by nature, and species dependent. Humans evolved to function in the Earth’s atmosphere of 21% O2. At even 1% lower atmospheric oxygen levels, the body responds with a host of mechanisms unactivated in normal oxygen levels. Oxygen levels in cells can be altered by multiple means, including changes in inspired oxygen, lack of oxygen-carrying hemoglobin from the blood, increased cellular oxygen demand and changes in the cell growth rates.
Number of Pages: 350
Genre: Science, Medical
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: April 3, 2017
TCIN: 51534043
UPC: 9781441976390
Item Number (DPCI): 248-22-8698
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.