Aldosterone: International Series of Monographs in Pure and by Edith Gláz,Paul Vecsei,P. N. Campbell,S. P. Datta,L. L.

By Edith Gláz,Paul Vecsei,P. N. Campbell,S. P. Datta,L. L. Engel

Aldosterone presents a entire and special evaluation of the issues that experience arisen during examine on aldosterone, fairly with recognize to their physiological roles and medical implications. issues coated comprise the biosynthesis, shipping, and metabolism of aldosterone, in addition to its organic task and keep an eye on of its secretion. numerous pathological stipulations, either acute and protracted, linked to aldosterone is usually mentioned.
This quantity is made from 10 chapters and opens with a ancient heritage on aldosterone study, with emphasis at the discovery of the functionality of the adrenal cortex. the subsequent bankruptcy summarizes the equipment compatible for the overview of aldosterone job, from investigations of mineral metabolism to selection of the focus of aldosterone or aldosterone metabolites; estimation of secretion of aldosterone; and exam of aldosterone metabolism. next chapters discover the biosynthesis, delivery, and metabolism of aldosterone; secretion of aldosterone, components affecting secretion, and the way it may be managed; pathological stipulations brought on by both a rise or a lessen in aldosterone secretion, together with aldosteronism, Conn's syndrome, hypoaldosteronism, and hypomineralocorticism. The healing makes use of of aldosterone are mentioned within the final bankruptcy.
This booklet will entice biologists and biochemists.

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