The carbonic anhydrase enzymes in red blood cells help the body expel carbon dioxide, with the demand rising substantially during exercise.
What does CAH stand for?
CAH stands for Carbonic Anhydrase
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Samples in periodicals archive:
She took acetazolamide, a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor, as prophylaxis against acute mountain sickness.
They cover carbonic anhydrase inhibitors and activators, matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors, bacterial zinc protease inhibitors, and other enzymes containing zinc.
Acetazolamide is an inhibitor of carbonic anhydrase and thus promotes an alkaline diuresis (2).
By adding normal carbonic anhydrase genes designed to work only in guard cells, they were able to restore the CO2-triggered pore-tightening response in mutant plants.
16 Science that tasting fizz begins with the enzyme carbonic anhydrase 4.