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Thermoregulation

Pertaining to the way organisms manage heat within them.


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assignment help plz

... how would you expect the temperature of the skin to change? Circle the correct answer. Increase : Decrease : 7. Provide two reasons that thermoregulation is important to enzymes.

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by vivalajuicy
Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: assignment help plz
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SAC thermoregulation

Hi there! I have a SAC tomorrow on thermoregulation (the practical). Would anyone would be able to answer a few questions that I might think of in preparation for the written work that is to be done during class time (day after tomorrow)? ...

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by Joker
Mon Apr 27, 2009 3:36 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: SAC thermoregulation
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Unknown Australian Bluetongue - Sport? New Species?

... more arid parts of aust tend to be lighter in color than those living in cooler darker conditions being darker in color due to heat absorbsion thermoregulation etc. Anyway hope this helps to some degree, btw it is a very nice sharp clear image.

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by vk4vfx
Sun Mar 08, 2009 12:25 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Unknown Australian Bluetongue - Sport? New Species?
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Views: 2204

Re: Effect of temperature on Metabolism

... proportional to its difference in metabolic activity? I suppose that increasing body size is a factor responsible for positive feedback during thermoregulation - when an animal's metabolic activity is impaired due to illness, am I right? I'm not entirely sure how illness affects an organism's ...

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by robotnick
Mon Jan 05, 2009 12:51 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Effect of temperature on Metabolism
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Views: 17715

Effect of temperature on Metabolism

Hello, I am an A level student currently reading around the subject of thermoregulation and the effect of temperature on metabolic rates. Everything I read tells me that larger organisms, for example the Ostrich, has high thermal inertia and metabolic rates ...

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by robotnick
Mon Jan 05, 2009 2:23 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Effect of temperature on Metabolism
Replies: 3
Views: 17715
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