Chapter 14. Lung Carbonate Dehydratase (Carbonic anhydrase), CO2 Stores and CO2 Transport

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. Leon E. Farhi,
  2. John L. Plewes and
  3. Albert J. Olszowka

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720202.ch14

Ciba Foundation Symposium 38 - Lung Liquids

Ciba Foundation Symposium 38 - Lung Liquids

How to Cite

Farhi, L. E., Plewes, J. L. and Olszowka, A. J. (1976) Lung Carbonate Dehydratase (Carbonic anhydrase), CO2 Stores and CO2 Transport, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 38 - Lung Liquids (eds R. Porter and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720202.ch14

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940434

Online ISBN: 9780470720202

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Keywords:

  • alveolar gas tensions;
  • lung carbonate dehydratase;
  • haemoglobin dissociation curve;
  • arterial blood;
  • bicarbonate storage

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • CO2 Dissociation Curve of Lung Tissue

  • Lung Tissue, Carbonate Dehydratase and CO2 Exchange

  • Carbonate Dehydratase and Transpulmonary Diffusion of CO2

  • CO2 Exchange During the Respiratory Cycle

  • CO2 Stores and Measurement of Alveolar-Arterial Gas Exchange

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • General discussion II

  • Lung Liquid and Amniotic Fluid

  • Quantity of Lung Liquid

  • References