by Arctic Aeromedical Laboratory, Aerospace Medical Division, Air Force Systems Command in Fort Wainwright, Alaska .
Written in English
|LC Classifications||Z7991 M3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||200|
Mammalian hibernation is an amazing strategy for winter survival. Animals sink into a deep torpor where metabolic rate is Cited by: Get this from a library! Mammalian hibernation; proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Natural Hibernation held at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, September , , in connection with the formal opening of the Ramsay Wright Zoological Laboratories;. [Kenneth C Fisher; University of Toronto.;]. Strategies in Cold: Natural Torpidity and Thermogenesis is a collection of review papers presented at the Fifth International Symposium on Mammalian Hibernation, held at Jasper Park Lodge, Alberta, Canada on October , Natural Hypothermic Preservation: The Mammalian Hibernator Kenneth B. Storey Institute of Biochemistry, College of Natural Sciences, Carleton University, Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1S 5B6 Abstract Hibernators offer natural models of mammalian organ systems that can withstand long term hypothermia and ischemia.
The book explores the physiology and morphology of reproduction and development; water metabolism; and hibernation. This volume is organized into three chapters and begins with a discussion of aspects of reproduction and embryology that are purely mammalian, emphasizing the mammalian reproductive organs and the evolutionary trends in such organs. hibernation in mammals Matthew T. Andrews Summary Mammalian hibernation is characterized by profound reductions in metabolism, oxygen consumption and heart rate. As a result, the animal enters a state of suspended animation where core body temperatures can plummet as low as C. Not only can hibernating mammals survive these physiological. Natural hypometabolism during hibernation and daily torpor in mammals Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology (3) September with Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.
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