Chapter 6. Glutamine Metabolism in Metabolic Acidosis

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Geralyn Lawrenson
  1. George A. O. Alleyne1,
  2. Jose A. Lupianez2,
  3. Norma McFarlane-Anderson1,
  4. Paloma Hortelano2,
  5. Jacqueline Benjamin1,
  6. Jennifer Barnswell1 and
  7. Barbara Scott1

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720691.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium 87 - Metabolic Acidosis

Ciba Foundation Symposium 87 - Metabolic Acidosis

How to Cite

Alleyne, G. A. O., Lupianez, J. A., McFarlane-Anderson, N., Hortelano, P., Benjamin, J., Barnswell, J. and Scott, B. (2008) Glutamine Metabolism in Metabolic Acidosis, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 87 - Metabolic Acidosis (eds R. Porter and G. Lawrenson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720691.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departments of Medicine, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies

  2. 2

    Department of Biochemistry, University of Granada, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272796511

Online ISBN: 9780470720691

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Keywords:

  • lactic acidosis;
  • brain;
  • pathophysiological importance;
  • metabolic acid;
  • intracellular fluids

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Renal Metabolism of Glutamine

  • Relationship of Changes in Renal Metabolism to Plasma Glutamine

  • Reference

  • Discussion

  • Reference