Handling of Calcium by the Ferret Submandibular Gland

J. A. Mangos, R. L. Boyd, G. M. Loughlin, A. Cockrell, R. Fucci

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Abstract

The handling of Ca by the submandibular gland of the ferret during stimulation of salivation with pilocarpine was studied using micropuncture and microanalytical, as well as standard, physiological techniques. Concentrations of ionized Ca were measured in the fluid from the intercalated, lobular, and main ducts of the gland. The net transductal fluxes of this divalent ion were calculated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)91-95
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of dental research
Volume60
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1981

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    Mangos, J. A., Boyd, R. L., Loughlin, G. M., Cockrell, A., & Fucci, R. (1981). Handling of Calcium by the Ferret Submandibular Gland. Journal of dental research, 60(1), 91-95. https://doi.org/10.1177/00220345810600011801