oa South African Medical Journal - The effect of oxygen and paraquat on the 14C-glucose oxidation of rabbit alveolar macrophages and lung slices

Volume 55, Issue 14
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Our results confirmed the initial increase in glycolytic metabolism induced by paraquat, but also indicated that the 6-14CO2 production was significantly inhibited by paraquat when lung slices were incubated in a 95% oxygen phase.

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