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Ageing and metabolic change

Bittles, A.H. (1998) Ageing and metabolic change. In: Ulijaszek, S.J., Johnston, F.E. and Preece, M.A., (eds.) The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Growth and Development. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England, p. 247.

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The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Growth and Development is a comprehensive but accessible account of the current understanding of the factors affecting human growth and development. Over 120 internationally renowned experts have contributed to the book, covering topics such as fetal and postnatal growth, the relative impact of genetic and environmental factors, behavioral development, growth abnormalities, the human lifespan, and the prospects for future generations. Extensively illustrated with photographs, graphs, and diagrams, it offers a great breadth of topic coverage, providing insights into the subject for those not familiar with the area.

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Copyright: 1998 Cambridge University Press
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