Nutrient Metabolism by Martin Kohlmeier
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Nutrient Metabolism
By Martin Kohlmeier

Nutrient Metabolism

Structures, Functions, and Genetics

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Nutrient Metabolism by Martin Kohlmeier

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"Nutrient Metabolism" defines the molecular fate of nutrients and other dietary compounds in humans, as well as outlining the molecular basis of processes supporting nutrition, such as chemical sensing and appetite control. It focuses on the presentation of nutritional biochemistry; and the reader is given a clear and specific perspective on the events that control utilization of dietary compounds. Slightly over 100 self-contained chapters cover all essential and important nutrients as well as many other dietary compounds with relevance for human health. An essential read for healthcare professionals and researchers in all areas of health and nutrition who want to access the wealth of nutrition knowledge available today in one single source. It is highly illustrated with relevant chemical structures and metabolic pathways. Foreword is by Steven Zeisel, Editor-in-chief of the Journal of "Nutritional Biochemistry". It is the first comprehensive work on the subject.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780124177628
ISBN-10: 012417762X
Format: Hardback
(246mm x 189mm x 38mm)
Pages: 840
Imprint: Academic Press Inc
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
Publish Date: 31-May-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Provides an overview of the supply and use of nutrients in the human body and how the body regulates intake. This book features chapters that details the principles determining digestion and absorption of food ingredients and how these compounds and their metabolites get into the brain, cross the placenta and pass through the kidneys.

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