ACE insertion/deletion polymorphism and human performance at high altitude

The hypoxia of high altitude (‘hypobaric hypoxia’) presents a profound physiological challenge to the human body and at extreme high altitude the human body nears the limits of its tolerance for oxygen deprivation. Physical performance in this environment is limited by two major physiological elemen...

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Main Author: Thompson, C. J.
Published: University College London (University of London) 2013
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