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© 2003

Oxygen Transport to Tissue XXIV

  • Jeffrey F. Dunn
  • Harold M. Swartz
Book

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 530)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Methods for Assessing Oxygen in Tissues

    1. Ralph P. Mason, Sandeep Hunjan, Anca Constantinescu, Yulin Song, Dawen Zhao, Eric W. Hahn et al.
      Pages 19-27
    2. Fahmeed Hyder, Peter Brown, Terennce W. Nixon, Kevin L. Behar
      Pages 29-39
    3. Robert Stingele, Emanuela Keller, Benedicht P. Wagner, Thorsten Steiner, Karoline Stingele, Werner Hacke
      Pages 51-59
    4. Martin Wolf, Maria A. Franceschini, Lelia A. Paunescu, Vlad Toronov, Antonios Michalos, Ursula Wolf et al.
      Pages 61-73
    5. Martin Wolf, Matthias Keel, Vera Dietz, Kurt von Siebenthal, Jan Teller, Hans-Ulrich Bucher et al.
      Pages 75-84
    6. Troy O. McBride, Brian W. Pogue, Ulf L. Österberg, Keith D. Paulsen
      Pages 85-99
    7. Arshia L. Honar, Cory Ricks, Kyung A. Kang
      Pages 113-121
    8. Jay L. Zweier, Guanglong He, Alexandre Samouilov, Periannan Kuppusamy
      Pages 123-131
  3. Protein C Engineering Issues

  4. Oxygen in Tumors

    1. John E. Biaglow, Intae Lee, Jerry Donahue, Kathy Held, John Mieyal, Mark Dewhirst et al.
      Pages 153-164
    2. Intae Lee, Jerry D. Glickson, Mark W. Dewhirst, Dennis B. Leeper, Randy Burd, Harish Poptani et al.
      Pages 177-186
    3. Intae Lee, Young H. Lee, Stanislaw M. Mikulski, Kuslima Shogen
      Pages 187-196
    4. Ralph P. Mason, Anca Constantinescu, Sophia Ran, Philip E. Thorpe
      Pages 197-204

About this book

Introduction

This volume contains refereed manuscripts prepared from presentations made at the 2ih annual meeting of the International Society on Oxygen Transport to Tissue (ISOTT). The meeting was held in Hanover, NH, USA, at Dartmouth Medical School, the 3rd oldest medical school in the USA. ISOTT attempts to produce high quality pUblications on cutting edge topics relating to oxygen in living systerns. The goal is to allow contributors to contribute original data, as with a main-stream journal article, but also to voice individual opinions and ideas in a more relaxed scientific forum. The meeting brought together an international group of scientists who share a common interest in the measurement and role of oxygen in living systems. The organizers of ISOTT99 made a special effort to bring together people from industry, medicine, and basic sciences in order to improve the links in the chain of discovery through to application. As a result, this volume contains publications on a range of subjects. There are contributions from companies on modifiers of oxygen carrying capacity (allosteric modifiers of hemoglobin and infusible oxygen carriers or blood substitutes); technical reports on oxygen measurement devices including advances in near-infrared spectroscopy and imaging, oxygen electrodes, magnetic resonance spectroscopy and imaging, and fluorescence based measurements. There are medically related sections on modifying and measuring tumor oxygenation in order to improve therapy, assessment and interpretation of oxygenation in the central nervous system, and general issues relating oxygen to pathological conditions.

Keywords

Peptide blood vessel endothelium enzymes erythrocyte gene expression kidney metabolism pathophysiology pharmacology physiology skeletal muscle spectroscopy surgery tissue

Editors and affiliations

  • Jeffrey F. Dunn
    • 1
  • Harold M. Swartz
    • 1
  1. 1.Dartmouth Medical SchoolHanoverUSA

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