Isotope tracers in metabolic research : principles and practice of kinetic analysis / Robert R. Wolfe, David L. Chinkes
- Basic characteristics of isotopic tracers -- Calculating specific activity and radiation dosages -- Calculation of substrate kinetics : single-pool model -- Calculation of substrate kinetics : multiple-pool model -- Mass spectrometry : instrumentation -- Determination of isotopic enrichment -- Measurement of substrate oxidation -- Measurement of total energy using the doubly-labeled water method -- Mass isotopomer distribution analysis -- Glucose metabolism -- Lipid kinetics -- Whole body protein synthesis and breakdown -- Measurement of fractional synthetic rate of protein -- Measurement of fractional breakdown rate of muscle -- Arterial-venous balance technique to measure amino acid kinetics -- Nuclear magnetic resonance.
- 0471462098 (cloth : alk. paper)
- Rev. ed. of: Radioactive and stable isotope tracers in biomedicine / Robert R. Wolfe. c1992.
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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