An imidazole alphastat hypothesis for vertebrate acid-base regulation: tissue carbon dioxide content and body temperature in bullfrogs

Respir Physiol. 1972 Mar;14(1):219-36. doi: 10.1016/0034-5687(72)90030-8.
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MeSH terms

  • Acid-Base Equilibrium*
  • Animals
  • Bicarbonates
  • Body Temperature*
  • Body Weight
  • Buffers
  • Carbon Dioxide / analysis*
  • Carbon Dioxide / blood
  • Heart Ventricles / analysis
  • Hematocrit
  • Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
  • Imidazoles / blood
  • Imidazoles / metabolism*
  • Liver / analysis
  • Models, Biological
  • Models, Chemical
  • Muscles / analysis
  • Myocardium / analysis
  • Rana catesbeiana / physiology

Substances

  • Bicarbonates
  • Buffers
  • Imidazoles
  • Carbon Dioxide