The Measurement of the Enthalpy of Metabolism in Marine Organisms

  • Pierre Lasserre
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 13)


In marine ecosystems the high variety of species-specific patterns of populations living under aerobic and low oxygen conditions, is a very complex indicator of firstly, the biochemical analyses of the level and time evolution of metabolism and, secondly, the energetic activity of populations within a given ecosystem.


Marine Organism Heat Production Heat Dissipation Indirect Calorimetry Direct Calorimetry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierre Lasserre
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Marine BiologyUniversity of Bordeaux IArcachonFrance
  2. 2.Station D’Oceanologie Et De Biologie Marine University of Paris VI & C.N.R.S. (LP4601)RoscoffFrance

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