Chapter 12. Mammalian Chemo-Enteroreceptors

  1. C. U. M. Smith

Published Online: 24 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch12

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

How to Cite

Smith, C. U. M. (2008) Mammalian Chemo-Enteroreceptors, in Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch12

Author Information

  1. Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518625

Online ISBN: 9780470694374

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Keywords:

  • chemo-enteroreceptors;
  • partial pressures of respiratory gases;
  • chemoreceptors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Location of Mammalian Chemoreceptors for PaO2 and PaCO2

  • Structure

  • Physiology

  • Biochemistry

  • Concluding Remarks