Some articles on cold tolerance, cold:
... changes in the lipid composition of cell membranes have been linked to cold tolerance ... The enhanced resistance to cold treatment appears to be caused by an increased amount of fatty acid desaturases produced under cold stress transforming saturated into unsaturated fatty acids in the ... This "lipid hypothesis of cold tolerance" is less well supported in animals ...
Famous quotes containing the words tolerance and/or cold:
“For all the injustices in our past and our present, we have to believe that in the free exchange of ideas, justice will prevail over injustice, tolerance over intolerance and progress over reaction.”
—Hillary Rodham Clinton (b. 1947)
“In the cold morning the rested street stands up
To greet the clerk who saunters down the world.”
—Allen Tate (18991979)