Search for dissertations about: "Gudrun Cassel"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Gudrun Cassel.

  1. 1. Cyanide and central nervous system a study with focus on brain dopamine

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Gudrun Cassel; Umeå universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; CNS; cyanide; dopaminergic system; convulsions; receptor binding; tyrosine hydroxylase; monoamine oxidase; extracellular release; inositol phosphate; GABA; GAD;

    Abstract : The brain is a major target site in acute cyanide intoxication, as indicated by several symptoms and signs. Cyanide inhibits the enzyme cytochrome oxidase. This inhibition causes impaired oxygen utilization in all cells affected, severe metabolic acidosis and inhibited production of energy. READ MORE