Overview for Reptilian Endocrinology
The present title Reptilian Endocrinology provides a definitive and comprehensive review of all aspects relating to hormones in different animals including wild and democratic species. It discusses the intimate physiology of the endocrine system itself and describes the role of hormones in the processes of nutrition, osmoregulation, colour change, calcium metabolism and reproduction. Subject matter has been presented in a readable way emphasizing the differences between species from a functional aspects. It not only contains a wealth of information concerning the endocrinology of the various species but also contains more than enough basic information concerning the biosynthesis, metabolism and mode of action of the hormones for the book to be read and understood without referring to a text book of basic endocrinology. This book has been written primarily for use as a text book by under-graduate, as well as graduate students.
Manju Yadav (Author)
Manju Yadav holds a bachelor's and master's degrees in Zoology from Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut. She is a Gold Medalist and secured highest marks in M.Sc. Zoology. She is specialized in Entomology. She is a researcher and her field of research is Reproductive Physiology (Cytological approach). At present she is teaching undergraduate and post graduate students in the capacity of a lecturer in the Deptt.of Zoology, M.M.H. College, Ghaziabad. She is a regular member of scientific association and societies. She has presented research papers in national and international symposia. She has presented research papers in national and international symposia. She has many research papers and articles to her credit and her published in reputed journals. She is an author of the following books: Biotechnology, Genetics, Ecology, Microbiology, Applied Entomology, Breeding in Insects, Biology of Insects.