Oxygen Consumption of the Thoracic Aorta of Normal and Hypercholesteremic Rats
F. J. LOOMEIJER, J. P. OSTENDORF
Circulation Research. 1959;7:466-467Originally published May 1, 1959
F. J. LOOMEIJER
J. P. OSTENDORF
The respiratory activity of the thoracic aorta wall of hypercholesteremic rats was shown to be 30 to 40 per cent higher than in normal animals. The addition, in vitro, of serum of different cholesterol content did not affect the oxygen consumption.
- Received December 30, 1958.
- © 1959 American Heart Association, Inc.