Fish Respiration - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123504418, 9780080585413

Fish Respiration, Volume 17

1st Edition

Series Volume Editors: Steve Perry Bruce Tufts
Editors: Steve Perry Bruce Tufts
eBook ISBN: 9780080585413
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 25th June 1998
Page Count: 356
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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.

Oxygen: 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. Index.


Description

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.

Key Features

  • 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

Readership

AUDIENCE:Fisheries biologists, physiologists, and ichthyologists interested in an up-to-date review of fish physiology, ecology, and evolution.


Details

No. of pages:
356
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 1998
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080585413

About the Series Volume Editors

Steve Perry Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Bruce Tufts Series Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

About the Editors

Steve Perry Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Biology, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Bruce Tufts Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada