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Measurement of Diffusivity and Metabolic Rate of O2 and CO2 in Respiring Tissue

  • Takeo Kawashiro
  • Peter Scheid
  • Johannes Piiper
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 75)

Abstract

Diffusivity of respired gases in tissue is an important parameter in the study of tissue gas exchange. Most authors have measured O2 and CO2 diffusivity in dead tissue in which metabolism was blocked by pharmacological or physical interference.

Keywords

Respire Tissue Dead Tissue Diffusion Period Physical Interference Frog Sartorius Muscle 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Takeo Kawashiro
    • 1
  • Peter Scheid
    • 1
  • Johannes Piiper
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für experimentelle Medizin Abteilung PhysiologieGöttingenGermany

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