The Flux of Oxygen within Tissues

  • Michael G. P. McCabe
  • Renaat Bourgain
  • David J. Maguire
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 540)


The literature of physiology contains a number of measurements for the diffusive flux of oxygen through a variety of systems and tissues. At first sight there seems little agreement between measurements made by different groups of scientists each using their favourite tissues. An attempt is made here to identify principles, which might provide some unity and reveal underlying consistency between apparently contradictory results.


Hyaluronic Acid Diffusive Flux Obstructive Effect Quasi Crystal Polyelectrolyte Effect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael G. P. McCabe
    • 1
  • Renaat Bourgain
    • 2
  • David J. Maguire
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Biomolecular and Biomedical ScienceGriffith UniversityNathanAustralia
  2. 2.Laboratory of Physiology, Department of Medical Statistics, Faculty of Medicine and PharmacyThe Free University of BrusselsBrusselsBelgium

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