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The Resource The evolution of obesity, Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin

The evolution of obesity, Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin

Label
The evolution of obesity
Title
The evolution of obesity
Statement of responsibility
Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Power, Michael L
Dewey number
616.3/98
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.P65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WD 210
NLM item number
P887m 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schulkin, Jay
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obesity
  • Adipose tissues
  • Human evolution
  • Obesity
  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Adipose Tissue
  • Adipose Tissue
  • Diet
  • Evolution
Label
The evolution of obesity, Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008033977.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-382) and index
Contents
Introduction : human biology, evolution, and obseity -- Humanity is on the fat track -- Our early ancestors -- The evolution of meals -- Evolution, adaptation, and human obesity -- Evolution, adaptation, and the perils of modern life -- Energy, metabolism, and the thermodynamics of life -- Information molecules and the peptide revolution -- Appetite and satiety -- Getting ready to eat -- The paradox of feeding -- The biology of fat -- Fat and reproduction -- Genetic and epigenetic correlates of obesity -- Conclusion : surviving the perils of modern life
Control code
000151029
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 392 p.
Isbn
9780801892622
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008033977
Other control number
40016926211
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 151029
  • 157649
  • (OCoLC)ocn240989594
  • (OCoLC)240989594
Label
The evolution of obesity, Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008033977.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-382) and index
Contents
Introduction : human biology, evolution, and obseity -- Humanity is on the fat track -- Our early ancestors -- The evolution of meals -- Evolution, adaptation, and human obesity -- Evolution, adaptation, and the perils of modern life -- Energy, metabolism, and the thermodynamics of life -- Information molecules and the peptide revolution -- Appetite and satiety -- Getting ready to eat -- The paradox of feeding -- The biology of fat -- Fat and reproduction -- Genetic and epigenetic correlates of obesity -- Conclusion : surviving the perils of modern life
Control code
000151029
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 392 p.
Isbn
9780801892622
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008033977
Other control number
40016926211
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 151029
  • 157649
  • (OCoLC)ocn240989594
  • (OCoLC)240989594

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