Effect of Hypoxia on the Endoplasmic Reticulum of Mouse Liver

  • Wiley F. Betts
  • Ian S. Longmuir
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 200)


Mammals exposed to sufficiently severe hypoxia die. However, if the mammals are first exposed to a lesser degree of hypoxia for long enough, acclimation occurs and the animal may survive. It is the purpose of this paper to describe studies of possible mechanisms of this acclimation.


Endoplasmic Reticulum Oxygen Tension Osmium Tetroxide Oxygen Transport Propylene Oxide 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wiley F. Betts
    • 1
  • Ian S. Longmuir
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA

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