Guanidines pp 145-148 | Cite as

Arginine Utilization in Muscle and Kidney of Frog during Ammonotoxemia

  • P. Neeraja
  • K. S. Swami


The lethal effects of ammonia toxicity are well established. To resist the toxemia, the detoxification mechanism may occur in animalsl and some of these involve arginase metabolism.


Kidney Tissue Arginase Activity Ammonia Toxicity Urea Content Ammonia Stress 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Neeraja
    • 1
  • K. S. Swami
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ZoologySri Venkateswara UniversityTirupatiIndia

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