Conn s Handbook of Models for Human Aging

Conn's Handbook of Models for Human Aging, Second Edition, presents key aspects of biology, nutrition, factors affecting lifespan, methods of age determination, use in research and the disadvantages/advantages of use. Using a multidisciplinary approach, this updated edition is designed as the only comprehensive, current work that covers the diversity in aging models. Chapters on comparative models explore age-related diseases, including Alzheimer's, joint disease, cataracts, cancer and obesity. Also included are new tricks and approaches not available in primary publications. This must-have handbook is an indispensable resource for researchers interested in the mechanisms of aging, gerontologists, health professionals, allied health practitioners and students. Combines both the methods of study for human aging and animal models Provides a historical overview and discussion of model availability, key methods and ethical issues Contains over 200 full color illustrations

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  • Author : Jeffrey L. Ram
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 1218 pages
  • ISBN : 0128113545
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Conn's Handbook of Models for Human Aging

Conn's Handbook of Models for Human Aging
  • Author : Jeffrey L. Ram,P. Michael Conn
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 05 April 2018
GET THIS BOOKConn's Handbook of Models for Human Aging

Conn's Handbook of Models for Human Aging, Second Edition, presents key aspects of biology, nutrition, factors affecting lifespan, methods of age determination, use in research and the disadvantages/advantages of use. Using a multidisciplinary approach, this updated edition is designed as the only comprehensive, current work that covers the diversity in aging models. Chapters on comparative models explore age-related diseases, including Alzheimer's, joint disease, cataracts, cancer and obesity. Also included are new tricks and approaches not available in primary publications.

Handbook of Models for Human Aging

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 April 2011
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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 November 2008
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