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Metabolism and nutrition

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Summary:This program examines the role of ATP in biological systems and looks in detail at one specific example of ATP use, the action of muscle fibers. The interplay of glucose, fats, and proteins in the processes of cellular respiration is then illustrated in the context of human nutrition.
Cinescan (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:Canada
Place of origin – Region:Ontario
Topical subjects:Cell respiration
Muscle contraction
Credits:Narrator, James Moriarty ; consultant, Bob Whitney.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
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