The regulation of the intracellular pH in cells from vertebrates

Authors


Correspondence to C. Frelin, Centre de Biochimie du CNRS, Parc Valrose, F-06034 Nice Cedex, France

Abstract

Eukaryotic cells control their intracellular pH using ion-transporting systems that are situated in the plasma membrane. This paper describes the different mechanisms that are involved and how their activity is regulated.

Abbreviation
BCECF

biscarboxyethylcarboxyfluorescein