, Volume 35, Issue 12, pp 1581–1582 | Cite as

Diurnal rhythm of active calcium transport in rat intestine

  • J. Wróbel
  • G. Nagel


The active calcium transport along the small intestine of adult rat was shown to exhibit daily rhythmic variations of considerable amplitude. Both the light-dark cycle and the time of food presentation acted as synchronizers of the rhythm observed.


Calcium Small Intestine Active Calcium Diurnal Rhythm Calcium Transport 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Wróbel
    • 1
  • G. Nagel
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryMedical SchoolGdańsk(Poland)

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