• Protein Use and Muscle-Fiber Changes in Free-Ranging, Hibernating Black Bears 

        Author(s):Tinker, Daniel B.; Harlow, H. J.; Beck, T. D. I.; Tinker, Daniel B.; Harlow, H. J.; Beck, T. D. I.
        Date:1998-07-01
        Studies of the metabolic and physiological changes that bears undergo during hibernation have, for the most part, supported the paradigm that bears use only fatty tissues as a metabolic substrate during hibernation. This ...