Aging, Reproduction, and the Climacteric by Luigi Mastroianni Jr.,C. Alvin Paulsen

By Luigi Mastroianni Jr.,C. Alvin Paulsen

curiosity in sexuality and reproductive functionality doesn't stop whilst humans start to age. as an alternative, a brand new set of questions arises. ladies need to know whether it is secure to have infants of their overdue thirties and early forties. they need to grasp extra approximately scorching flashes and different signs of menopause-which ones are risky and that are in basic terms uncomfortable. they're desirous to know about the relative hazards and advantages of estrogen substitute treatment. males, too, are interested in age-related alterations of their sexual functionality. specialists in reproductive body structure, gerontology, and genetics met on the nationwide Institutes of wellbeing and fitness in June of 1984 to debate those and different matters approximately getting older and the reproductive procedure. The convention on getting older, Reproduc­ tion, and the Climacteric was once backed by means of the yankee Fertility Society, The nationwide Institute on getting older, and the nationwide Institute of kid health and wellbeing and Human improvement. This quantity is predicated at the court cases of that confer­ ence.

Show description

Read or Download Aging, Reproduction, and the Climacteric PDF

Similar developmental biology books

Cofactor Biosynthesis: A Mechanistic Perspective: 61 (Vitamins and Hormones)

The longest working serial released by way of educational Press maintains its well-respected run with quantity sixty one, a unique quantity within which a visitor editor has come on board and has assembled a few recognized participants who're overseas experts within the box. jointly they take on a few of the newest issues within the box equivalent to riboflavin and folate biosynthesis, biotin and lipoic acid biosynthesis, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide biosynthesis, biosynthesis of nutrition B6 and structurally comparable derivatives, pantothenic acid and coenzyme A biosynthesis, mechanistic biosynthesis of protein-derived redox cofactors, ascorbic acid biosynthesis, biosynthesis of menaquinone and ubiquinone - nutrition B12 biosynthesis, biosynthesis of the methanogenic cofactors, and thiamin biosynthesis.

International Review of Cytology: A Survey of Cell Biology: 196 (International Review of Cell and Molecular Biology)

Overseas overview of Cytology provides present advances and entire studies in mobilephone biology-both plant and animal. Articles deal with constitution and keep watch over of gene expression, nucleocytoplasmic interactions, regulate of mobilephone improvement and differentiation, and telephone transformation and development. Authored through a few of the prime scientists within the box, every one quantity presents updated details and instructions for destiny learn.

Dictyostelids: Evolution, Genomics and Cell Biology

Seeing that their discovery in 1869, the dictyostelids have attracted the eye of scientists in a wide selection of fields. This curiosity has stemmed from their extraordinary way of life and developmental homes, that have been formed by means of the evolutionary forces that generated multicellularity in the course of eukaryotic evolution.

Evolution by Tumor Neofunctionalization: The Role of Tumors in the Origin of New Cell Types, Tissues and Organs

Evolution through Tumor Neofunctionalization explores the opportunity of the confident function of tumors in evolution of multicellular organisms. This specified standpoint is going past fresh courses on how evolution might impact tumors, to think about the prospective function of tumors in evolution. common in nature tumors characterize a wider classification than malignant tumors in simple terms.

Extra info for Aging, Reproduction, and the Climacteric

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.75 of 5 – based on 20 votes