Metabolism / compiled and edited by Philip L. Altman and Dorothy S. Dittmer ; prepared under the auspices of the Committee on Biological Handbooks.

; Katz, Dorothy Dittmer ; Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Committee on Biological Handbooks ; National Library of Medicine (U.S.) ; American Institute of Biological Sciences. Committee on the Handbook of Biological Data. Standard values in nutrition and metabolism
Bethesda, Md. : Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, [1968] .

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Other Authors Katz, Dorothy Dittmer.
American Institute of Biological Sciences. Committee on the Handbook of Biological Data.
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Committee on Biological Handbooks.
National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
Subjects Metabolism -- Tables.
Metabolism.
Métabolisme.
Nutrition -- Tables.
Nutrition.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena -- Tables.
Series Biological handbooks.
Description xix, 737 pages ; 29 cm.
Copyright Date [1968]
©1968
Notes Extensively revised successor to the 1954 Standard values in nutrition and metabolism, issued by the Committee on the Handbook of Biological Data of the American Institute of Biological Sciences.
Supported by National Library of Medicine grant numbers 5 RO1 LM 00334 and other contracts.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Composition of milk -- Composition of foods, raw and processed: animal origin -- Composition of foods, raw and processed: plant origin -- Fatty acid composition of foods and feeds: animal and plant origin -- Amino acid composition of foods: animal and plant origin -- Nutritive value per pound: classes of foods -- Nutrient stability -- Common non-nutritive components of food -- Composition of feeds: animal origin -- Composition of feeds: plant origin -- Drinking water -- Composition of natural waters -- Nutritional standards: man -- Nutrient requirements: domestic animals -- Amino acid requirements: vertebrates -- Factors affecting nutrient requirements and availability: man -- Special food mixtures: man -- Colony and purified diets: domestic and laboratory animals -- Zoo diets: wild animals -- Nutrient requirements and utilization: insects -- Synthetic diets: insects -- Culture media: protozoa -- Culture media: animal tissues -- Nutrient requirements: bacteria -- Nutrient requirements and utilization: fungi -- Nutrient utilization: yeasts -- Nutrient requirements and utilization: algae -- Water requirements: higher plants -- Culture media: plants -- Culture media: plant tissues -- Composition of saliva -- Composition of esophageal secretions: dog -- Properties of the crop: birds -- Composition of gastric juice: vertebrates -- Composition of bile: vertebrates -- Composition of pancreatic secretion: mammals -- Composition of gastrointestinal secretions: vertebrates -- Composition of contents of germfree gastrointestinal tract: vertebrates -- Gastric secretion tests: man -- Liver function tests: man -- Antimetabolites -- Properties of proteolytic enzymes and their precursors -- Composition of digestive enzymes and their precursors -- Catalytic action of digestive enzymes -- Digestive enzymes: vertebrate tissues and secretions -- Pathways of lipid digestion: man and laboratory mammals / diagram/ -- Pathways of carbohydrate digestion: mman and laboratory mammals /diagram/ -- Pathways of protein digestion: man and laboratory mammals /diagram/ -- Apparent digestibility and absorbability of nutrients: vertebrates -- Membrane transport of nutrients -- Function, deficiency, and excess of chemical elements: animals -- Function, deficiency, and excess of essential vitamins: vertebrates -- Correlation of weight gain to feed consumed: vertebrates -- Function, deficiency, and excess of chemical elements: higher plants -- Correlation between soil pH and chemical element availability: tabular -- Correlation between soil pH and chemical element availability: graphic -- Optimium soil pH for growth: spermatophytes -- Control of transpiration with foliar sprays of inhibitors of stomatal movement: higher plants -- Body temperatures -- Energy metabolism at various weights: man -- Basal energy metabolism at various ages: man -- Basal and resting energy metabolism at various ages: farm and laboratory animals -- Energy metabolism -- Factors affecting energy exchange -- Energy cost of work: man -- Oxygen consumption: animals -- Correlation of oxygen consumption with body size: invertebrates -- Metabolic rates: soil organisms -- Oxygen uptake of organs in situ: mammals -- Oxygen consumption: animal tissues -- Oxygen consumption: fetal tissues -- Oxygen consumption: invertebrate tissues -- Pathways of mineral metabolism: laboratory mammals /diagram/ -- Pathways of lipid metabolism /diagram/ -- Pathways of carbohydrate metabolism /diagram/ -- Pathways of amino acid metabolism -- Pathways of nucleoprotein catabolism /diagram/ -- Metabolic interrelationships: lipids, carbohydrates, and proteins /diagram/ -- Tricarboxylic acid cycle /diagram/ -- Cytochrome system /diagram/ -- Pathways of energy metabolism in muscle /diagram/ -- Pathways of photosynthesis: carbon dioxide reduction cycle /diagram/ -- Pathways of sucrose synthesis: intermediates /diagram/ -- Pathways of chlorophyll biosynthesis /diagram/ -- Pathways of biosynthesis: water-soluble vitamins /diagrams/ -- Pathways of biosynthesis: fat-soluble vitamins /diagrams/ -- Protein biosynthesis /diagrams/ -- Pathways of polynucleotide biosynthesis /diagrams/ -- Pathways of cholesterol biosynthesis /diagram/ -- Pathways of steroid hormone biosynthesis /diagrams/ -- Hormones affecting metabolism -- Metabolic errors of genetic origin: man -- Biocides -- Nitrogen fixation -- Carbon fixation and solar energy budget -- Light intensity and rate of photosynthesis -- Photochemical control mechanisms of higher plants -- Respiration rates: bacteria -- Respiration rates: slime molds and fungi -- Respiration rates: lichens, algae, and bryophytes -- Respiration rates: vascular plants -- Excretion products in feces: man -- Excretion products in sebum -- Excretion products in sweat: man -- Excretion products in urine: vertebrates -- Urine electrolyte excretion rate: vertebrates -- Renal tubular reabsorption of electrolytes: man and dog -- Various protein diets and nitrogenous constituents of urine: man -- Nonprotein nirogen in urine -- Water turnover: tabular -- Water turnover: graphic -- Water excretion: aquatic animals -- Renal function tests: vertebrates -- Gnotobiotic end products -- Bacterial and fungal metabolic products useful to man -- Products of fungal metabolism -- Trace elements affecting production of bacterial and fungal metabolic products.
Genre Tables.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)38231026
(OCoLC)ocm38231026
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WorldCat Identities Altman, Philip L.
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