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Significance of Carbonic Anhydrase in the Function of Skeletal Muscle

  • P. Scheid
  • W. Siffert
  • K. Mückenhoff
  • B. Pelster
  • N. Clemens
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Abstract

To look into the function of CA, we have started our work with the excised frog gastrocitemius muscle with its nerve supply intact (Scheid and Siffert 1985). The muscle was suspended in air in an apparatus that allowed measurement of single-twitch isometric force. After a control, the muscle of one body side was incubated in frog Ringer’s solution containing one of the CA inhibitors, acetazolamide, ethoxzolamide, or methazolamide; the muscle of the other body side was incubated, as control, in Ringer’s solution without inhibitor.

Keywords

Carbonic Anhydrase Extensor Digitorum Longus Isometric Force Transmitter Release Neuromuscular Transmission 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Scheid
    • 1
  • W. Siffert
    • 1
  • K. Mückenhoff
    • 1
  • B. Pelster
    • 1
  • N. Clemens
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für PhysiologieRuhr-Universität BochumBochum 1Germany

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