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Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (22): 3544–3553.
Published: 15 November 2008
...Kathryn R. Napier; Todd J. McWhorter; Patricia A. Fleming SUMMARY Efficient mechanisms of glucose absorption are necessary for volant animals as a means of reducing mass during flight: they speed up gut transit time and require smaller volume and mass of gut tissue. One mechanism that may...