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Oxidative Activity of Mammalian Liver Mitochondria as a Function of Temperature

Nature volume 212, pages 428429 (22 October 1966) | Download Citation



ELSEWHERE Newell and Northcroft1 have reported that short term changes in environmental temperature had little effect on the rate of oxygen consumption at rest by a variety of marine invertebrates.

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  1. Department of Zoology, Queen Mary College, University of London.

    • R. C. NEWELL
    •  & M. WALKEY


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