Animal Physiology

ISBN Number : 978-93-5142-656-1

Student Price : Rs.698

Student Dollar Price : 28$

Library Price : Rs.1500

Library Dollar Price : 60$

Book Edition : Seventh

Year of Publication : 2018

No. Of Pages : 838

Book Weight :1204

About The Book

The quantity and complexity of scientific information is steadily increasing, and students are already overburdened with material to remember. Furthermore, the mere recital of facts does not increase one`s understanding of general principles. Efforts have been made to avoid overburdening the students with information. Many of the omissions are international to make the text selective. The author`s primary goal has been clear writing and meaningful figures. Yet, he has remained rigorous in his coverage of topics, believing that excess detail cannot be equated with rigour.

The book is profusely and attractively illustrated with line drawings and fine tables. I hope that this work will serve the students and teachers as an indispensable source book.

The book contains twenty two chapters and many of them are chiefly emphasized. These include - Vitamins, Feeding and Digestion, Respiration, Endocrinology, Excretion, Circulation, Nervous System, Reproduction, Muscular contraction and Thermal Regulation.

 

Contents :

1. Introduction
2. Protoplasm
3. Structure of Cell
4. Chemical Bonds
5. Water
6. pH and Buffer Solution
7. Mineral Elements
8. Feeding and Digestion
9. Vitamins
10. Enzymes
11. Metabolism
12. Respiration
13. Blood
14. Physiology of Circulation
15. Excretion
16. Muscles
17. Endocrinology
18. Nervous System
19. Receptors
20. Reproductive System
21. Temperature Regulation
22. Regulation of Body Fluids and Electrolytes

About The Author

Dr. Mohan P. Arora is an experienced researcher and an ardent teacher. After taking his master degree from Vikram University, he joined the Mossfern Laboratory at Barlow Ganj, Mussourie as a scientist in 1970, and a year later, he joined Department of Zoology, M.M.H. (Post Graduate) College, Ghaziabad (U.P.) in 1971. He submitted Ph.D. thesis in 1977 under the UGC Teachers Fellowship. He has 34 years teaching experience. Since 1971, he is engaged in furthering his studies on Reproductive Endocrinology (Cytological approach). At present, he is continuing the same department in the capacity of Reader. He has guided several researchers in Avian as well as Reptilian endocrinology. He is a regular member and fellow of several societies and associations. He attended several international symposia. Apart from the present title, he is an author of several books.

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