Skip to Content »

Site Map

FREE Shipping: All Individuals in United States, Mexico, Central and South America & The Caribbean

Biology of the Intestine in Growing Animals

Biology of Growing Animals Series

Please note that due to a system merger our fulfillment system will be down beginning September 22nd with an anticipated date to begin shipping orders October 10th. We would like to apologize for any inconvenience by offering you a special 20% discount on select products. Please use Promotional Code 12760. Click here for promotion details.

$312.00

Limited Stock - Order Soon

This book covers the wide area of developmental physiology of the intestine: changes in the structure and function of the gut during perinatal period and weaning in mammals, role of nutrients (in particular colostrum and milk), neuroendocrine function of the intestine, intestinal motility, secretion and absorption and their neurohormonal regulation, novel knowledge on gut metabolism, and the structural and functional expression of circadian variability in the gut. It also contains unique information on the luminal action of gut regulatory peptides, and the role of the electric current generated by intestinal smooth muscle on gastrointestinal microbial growth.

Table of Contents

View all Basic Science titles

Author Information

    Edited by R. Zabielski, The Kielanowski Institute of Animal Physiology and Nutrition, Jablonna, Poland; P. C. Gregory, Solvay Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Hannover, Germany; and B. Westrom, Department of Animal Physiology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Customer Reviews

Biology of the Intestine in Growing Animals
  • Hardcover
  • 812 Pages
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-50928-4
  • Copyright: 2003