Letter | Published:

Some Effects of Carbon Dioxide-Bicarbonate Mixtures on the Oxidation and Reduction of Cytochrome c by Ricinus Mitochondria

Abstract

THE observation that the succinic oxidase system of Ricinus mitochondria is inhibited by concentrations of carbon dioxide above about 20 per cent1 has led us to investigate the effects of carbon dioxide on components of the respiratory chain.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. 1

    Ranson, S. L., Walker, D. A., and Clarke, I. D., Biochem. J., 66, 57P (1957).

  2. 2

    Beevers, H., and Walker, D. A., Biochem. J., 62, 114 (1956).

  3. 3

    Umbreit, W. W., Burris, R. H., and Stauffer, J. F., “Manometric Techniques and Tissue Metabolism”, 25 (Minneapolis, 1949).

  4. 4

    Miller, G. W., and Evans, H. J., Nature, 178, 974 (1956).

  5. 5

    Ranson, S. L., Nature, 172, 252 (1953).

  6. 6

    Hulme, A. C., Nature, 178, 218 (1956).

  7. 7

    Thomas, M., Biochem. J., 19, 927 (1925).

  8. 8

    Foster, W. E., Ph.D. Thesis, University of Durham (1940).

  9. 9

    Smith, W. H., Nature, 179, 876 (1957).

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.