Maintenance of Constant pH in the Human

  • Samuel Natelson
  • Ethan A. Natelson


The problem the body faces is created by the fact that it obtains its energy for existence by oxidation of foods.


Carbonic Anhydrase Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitor Acetoacetic Acid Phenylpyruvic Acid Nitro Phenyl Acetate 
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Selected Reading—Maintenance of Constant pH in the Human

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Samuel Natelson
    • 1
  • Ethan A. Natelson
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryMichael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Baylor College of Medicine Methodist HospitalHoustonUSA

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