The energy basis of reversible adaptation

by Rafik D. Grygoryan

Publisher: Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y

Written in English
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  • Stability,
  • Stress (Physiology),
  • Bioenergetics,
  • Adaptation (Biology),
  • Evolution (Biology),
  • Cell physiology,
  • Adaptation (Physiology)
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRafik D. Grygoryan
    LC ClassificationsQP82 .G75 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25282589M
    ISBN 109781620810934
    LC Control Number2012005457

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