Metabolic Aspects of Aging

Metabolic Aspects of Aging

1st Edition - March 7, 2018
  • Editor: Mary Ann Ottinger
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128096239
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128093917

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Description

Metabolic Aspects of Aging, Volume 155, the latest release in the Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science series seeks to provide the most topical, informative and exciting monographs available on a wide variety of research topics related to prions, viruses, bacteria and eukaryotes. The series includes in-depth knowledge on the molecular, biological aspects of organismal physiology and function, with this release including chapters on Longevity, Metabolic Disease and Community Health, the Metabolic Aspects of Aging, Obesity, Metabolism, and Aging: A Multiscalar Approach, The Intersection of Curandismo and Western Medicine and Their Epidemiological Impact for Aging Mexican Americans, and more.

Key Features

  • Presents updated volumes comprising 15-20 chapters, allowing comprehensive coverage on a topic
  • Uses tables, diagrams, schemata and color figures to enhance the reader's ability to rapidly grasp the information provided in each chapter

Readership

Useful for scientists working actively in a field, including those at levels ranging from graduate student to senior investigator. Volumes also are appropriate for new investigators to a field who wish to familiarize themselves with the latest work

Table of Contents

  • 1. Longevity, Metabolic Disease and Community Health
    Stephen J. Spann, Mary Ann Ottinger
    2. Metabolic Aspects of Aging
    Yih-Woei Fridell, Felipe Sierra
    3. Obesity, Metabolism, and Aging: A Multiscalar Approach
    R. Alexander Bentley, Corinna N. Ross, Michael. J. O’Brien
    4. The Intersection of Curandismo and Western Medicine and Their Epidemiological Impact for Aging Mexican Americans
    Pamela Anne Quiroz
    5. The Necessity of Active Muscle Metabolism for Healthy Aging: Muscular Activity Throughout the Entire Day
    Marc T. Hamilton, Deborah G. Hamilton, Theodore W. Zderic
    6. Dwarf Mice and Aging
    Michal M. Masternak, Justin Darcy, Berta Victoria, Andrzej Bartke
    7. Cellular Metabolism and Aging
    Andre Catic
    8. A Comparative Approach to Metabolic Aspects of Aging: Conserved Mechanisms and Effects of Calorie Restriction and Environment
    Mary Ann Ottinger

Product details

  • No. of pages: 148
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2018
  • Published: March 7, 2018
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128096239
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128093917

About the Serial Volume Editor

Mary Ann Ottinger

Mary Ann Ottinger is a Professor of Animal and Avian Sciences at University of Maryland, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Animal and Avian Sciences, University of Maryland, USA