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Factors affecting the anaerobic glycolysis of brain tissue and the effects of sodium and potassium on brain metabolism.

The experiments to be presented consist of an attempt to extend the observations of Dickens and Greville on the effects of anoxia and lack of substrate on the subsequent carbohydrate metabolism of brain tissue. Dickens and Greville (1933) working with brain slices, and Elliott and Henry (1946) with suspensions, showed that deprivation of both oxygen and substrate for relatively short periods caused a marked inhibition of the subsequent anaerobic glycolysis, while respiration was inhibited to a lesser degree.

Identiferoai:union.ndltd.org:LACETR/oai:collectionscanada.gc.ca:QMM.110297
Date January 1956
CreatorsRosenfeld, Michael. W.
ContributorsElliott, K. (Supervisor)
PublisherMcGill University
Source SetsLibrary and Archives Canada ETDs Repository / Centre d'archives des thèses électroniques de Bibliothèque et Archives Canada
LanguageEnglish
Detected LanguageEnglish
TypeElectronic Thesis or Dissertation
Formatapplication/pdf
CoverageMaster of Science. (Department of Chemistry.)
RightsAll items in eScholarship@McGill are protected by copyright with all rights reserved unless otherwise indicated.
Relationalephsysno: NNNNNNNNN, Theses scanned by McGill Library.

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