A Method of investigating Gas Exchanges of Living Tissues

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FEW, if any, really simple methods have been proposed for the simultaneous estimation of the carbon dioxide evolution and oxygen uptake of living tissues in which it is possible to maintain the composition of the gas mixture surrounding the tissue constant, and at the same time detect a rapid change in rates of gas exchanges. The method outlined here has been found to be very simple, rapid, and trustworthy.

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