Fluid fluxes in the ferret trachea

G. M. Loughlin, G. A. Gerencser, M. A. Crowder, R. L. Boyd, J. A. Mangos

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A net reabsorption of fluid was observed in isolated ferret trachea under control conditions. Cholinergic stimulation resulted in net secretion of fluid while atropine blocked this response without any effect on the basal process of fluid reabsorption.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1451-1452
Number of pages2
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1982
Externally publishedYes


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  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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Loughlin, G. M., Gerencser, G. A., Crowder, M. A., Boyd, R. L., & Mangos, J. A. (1982). Fluid fluxes in the ferret trachea. Experientia, 38(12), 1451-1452. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01955764