Usage examples for metabolism

  1. 2. The metabolism in pellagra shows certain definite changes from the normal, which point to decreased gastric secretion and increased intestinal putrefaction. – The Vitamine Manual by Walter H. Eddy
  2. Together they form the directorate of sugar metabolism. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  3. Just as soon as the diet is made a little more rigid and the sugar metabolism improves, then exercise can be taken and will benefit the patient. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  4. But, as is evident from a glance at the membership of the growth directorate, and comparing it with the directorate of sugar metabolism, there are some members who are present on both boards. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  5. Despite all the laws of physics, their body temperature had remained constant after it had reached seventy- four, showing that some form of very slow metabolism was going on. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  6. They are the waste products of metabolism. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  7. Rachitis or rickets is a pathological condition in some way connected with a protracted disturbance of digestion which in turn leads to faulty calcium metabolism. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  8. A cure consists in changing the manner of living to such a rational standard that full resistance and a balanced metabolism is established. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  9. But then what kind of a fancy- pants metabolism could you expect out of an organism that fed on nothing but Lake Michigan water, right out of the reservoir? – The Water Eater by Win Marks
  10. The only paper that we have seen that suggests another function than antiscorbutic power for this vitamine is the one by McCollum and Parsons in which they suggest that even in animals where scurvy does not exist, the presence of this factor may be necessary to normal metabolism. – The Vitamine Manual by Walter H. Eddy
  11. It seemed reluctant to step up general metabolism. – Has Anyone Here Seen Kelly? by Bryce Walton
  12. In the male the parasite requires similar substances, and its demand on the blood of the host stimulates the secretion of such substances, so that the whole metabolism is altered and assimilated to that of the female. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  13. It is very probable that in the early stages of development the metabolism of the body would be considerably different from that of the adult stage, and the same combination of hormones would not be present. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  14. Our metabolism was designed around them. – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  15. Her only regret was that she was not able to give to each her personal time and attention, and establish herself on a footing with her patrons where she might learn from their own lips the secrets of their metabolism. – Outside Inn by Ethel M. Kelley
  16. Every day science is getting closer to the control of metabolism. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  17. An osmotic production is the arena of complicated chemical phenomena which produce a veritable metabolism. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  18. For scholastic philosophers unity of life in the living thing, involving the fact of memory in animals, is explained by the perfectly intelligible and will- grounded teaching that there is in each individual living thing a formative and vital principle which is substantial, a forma substantialis, which unites, in the abiding self- identical unity of a complete individual composite substance, the material principle of the corporeal substances which thus go, in the incessant process of substantial change known as metabolism, to form partially, and to support the substantial continuity of, the living individual. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey