, Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 139–141 | Cite as

A new simple temperature-controlled membrane oxygenator for the perfusion of isolated rat livers

  • M. Ogura
  • Y. Yamamoto
  • Y. Ogura
Short Communications New Methods and Apparatus


A new temperature-controlled membrane oxygenator for perfusing isolated rat livers was assembled using a combination of heat-exchangeable rubber tubing and silicon rubber tubing. The apparatus supplied enough oxygen to satisfy the requirements of hemoglobin-free perfused livers.

Key words

Membrane oxygenator perfusion of rat livers 


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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Ogura
    • 1
  • Y. Yamamoto
    • 1
  • Y. Ogura
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryTottori University School of MedicineYonago, TottoriJapan

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