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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
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
  • Biological Evolution
  • Diet
Label
The evolution of obesity, Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : human biology, evolution, and obesity -- 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
240989594
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 392 pages
Isbn
9780801892622
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008033977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)240989594
Label
The evolution of obesity, Michael L. Power and Jay Schulkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : human biology, evolution, and obesity -- 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
240989594
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 392 pages
Isbn
9780801892622
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008033977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)240989594

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