Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Biology

  1. #1
    Anonymous Guest

    Default Biology

    How are Metabolism and homeostasis similiar

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Posts
    12,971
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Biology

    Quote Originally Posted by tj1986
    How are Metabolism and homeostasis similiar
    Both terms refer to biochemical processes:

    Metabolism refers to the whole range of biochemical processes that occur within any living organism. The term is commonly used to refer specifically to the breakdown of food and its transformation into energy.
    Source

    Homeostasis describes how living organisms maintain steady levels of temperature and other vital conditions such as the water, salt, sugar, protein, fat, calcium and oxygen contents of the blood.

    Read more. Click here

Similar Threads

  1. help
    By bread in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-Aug-2004, 05:07

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •