Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 3, 1982: by Carl Eisdorfer PhD MD

By Carl Eisdorfer PhD MD

New york 1982 Springer. 8vo, 436pp., index, unique gilt revealed hardcover. VG, tiny chip on entrance, no DJ.

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When all subjects were 32 BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES induced fully, the skewed distribution was normalized; the husbandwife correlation became negligible, and the relative contribution of polygenic factors to the total variation was readily demonstrated. Physiological Studies Physiological investigations can provide a middle ground between clinical or behavioral observations and biochemical mechanisms. Mutant genes may produce significant variation in the heart or brain detectable by electrocardiogram (ECG) or electroencephalogram (EEG).

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