[Oxidative phoshporylation, proton exchange and volume changes in hepatocyte mitochondria under the effect of exogenous succinate]

Ukr Biokhim Zh (1978). 1979 Nov-Dec;51(6):639-43.
[Article in Russian]


Long use of exogenous succinate causes changes in hepatocytes bioenergetic functions in guinea pigs. The character of cation is of essential significance in this situation: sodium succinate produces a moderate stimulating effect, potassium succinate evokes a distinct energizing influence.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Guinea Pigs
  • Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
  • Mitochondria, Liver / drug effects
  • Mitochondria, Liver / metabolism*
  • Mitochondrial Swelling / drug effects
  • Oxidative Phosphorylation / drug effects*
  • Potassium / pharmacology
  • Sodium / pharmacology
  • Succinates / pharmacology*


  • Succinates
  • Sodium
  • Potassium