The vapor pressures of dog's blood and blood plasma were determined at 37.5° by the dynamic method and the osmotic pressures calculated from the experimental data. The vapor pressures calculated from experimentally determined freezing point data agreed, within the experimental error, with the values obtained from direct measurement. The vapor pressure lowering produced by the colloid constituents of the blood was also determined and found to be minimal compared to that of the other constituents.
Article| May 20 1928
THE VAPOR PRESSURE OF DOG'S BLOOD AT BODY TEMPERATURE
From the Physiological Laboratory, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore.
Accepted: January 18 1928
Online Issn: 1540-7748
Print Issn: 0022-1295
Copyright, 1928, by The Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research
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Arthur Grollman; THE VAPOR PRESSURE OF DOG'S BLOOD AT BODY TEMPERATURE . J Gen Physiol 20 May 1928; 11 (5): 495–506. doi: https://doi.org/10.1085/jgp.11.5.495
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